Boehm, Anthony William [formerly Anton Wilhelm Böhme] (1673–1722), Lutheran minister and religious writer, was born on 1 June 1673 at Ösdorf in the county of Waldeck, Germany, the fifth son of Anton Böhme (1623/4–1679), pastor, and Anna Catharina Oynhausen (1640/41–1717). Educated at the newly founded ...
Daniel L. Brunner
Bruckner, John (1726–1804), Lutheran minister and author, was born on 31 December 1726 at Cadzand in Zeeland, a few kilometres north-west of Bruges and not far from the present-day Belgian frontier. French influence was strong in this little town that had been colonized by the French in the late seventeenth century, and ...
Buchman, Frank Nathan Daniel (1878–1961), evangelist, was born on 4 June 1878 in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania, the second of two children of Franklin Buchman (1840–1921), merchant and hotelier, and his wife, Sarah Anna Greenwalt (d. 1925). Both parents were of Swiss German extraction, their ancestors having emigrated to ...
Maker Howard Coster
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Muhlenberg, Henry Melchior (1711–1787), Lutheran pastor in America, was born on 6 September 1711 (and baptized the same day, as Heinrich Melchior Mühlenberg) in the Altendorfer Strasse, Einbeck, in Hanover. He was the seventh of the nine children of Nicolaus Melchior Mühlenberg (1665?–1729?)...