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Rev William Ingraham Kip
Birth: Oct. 3, 1811
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1893
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Pioneer Clergyman. Reverend Kip left St. Paulís Seminary, Albany New York, in December 1853. His task was to perform a missionary of his churchís faith to the western gold country. William Kip became California's first Episcopal bishop and later the first Diocesan Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church for California. As "Missionary Bishop of California," he toured the Mother Lode district and Southern California founding parishes. He served as rector of Grace Church on the southeast corner of California and Stockton Streets in San Francisco, and its congregation became the nucleus of the Grace Cathedral where he served until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Leonard Kip (1774 - 1846)
  Maria Ingraham Kip (1784 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Maria E. Lawrence Kip (1812 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Lawrence Kip (1836 - 1899)*
  William Ingraham Kip (1840 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Ingraham Kip (1811 - 1893)
  Sophia Kip Burgess (1816 - 1904)*
  Leonard Kip (1826 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Section D
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Jul 16, 2003
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Rev William Ingraham Kip
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Rev William Ingraham Kip
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