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Vater, Williamson Dunn, Reverend, 1868-1937



  • Existence: May 17, 1868 - 1937

Biographical Information

Williamson Dunn Vater was born on May 17, 1868, in Lafayette, Indiana. He graduated from Purdue University and Princeton Theological Seminary. For a few years he was associated with his father on the Evening Call newspaper. Ordained a Presbyterian minister in 1899, he held several pastoral posts. In 1912 Vater was the pastor of the North Covenant Presbyterian Church in St. Louis.


The Ancestors and Descendants of William Henry Venable

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Vater Family scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 236
Scope and Contents The Vater Family scrapbooks compiled by Septimus Vater and Williamson Dunn Vater primarily contain newspaper clippings related to Indiana politics and elections as well as obituaries and sports analysis from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Dates: 1869 - 1909