American teacher who was simply referred to as both an educator and missionary in the service from the American Baptist Foreign Objective Culture and ministered for 30 years in Asia. He researched at Colgate Theological Seminary after teaching college for four years. He received a qualification in education from Valparaiso College or university. He wedded nurse Ina Jane Vehicle Allen in 1903. He given the American Baptist Union after it received a give from John D. Rockefeller.