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Royden Keith Yerkes
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1881
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 21, 1964
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Clergyman and educator. He served as head of the graduate department of religious history at the Philadelphia Divinity School 1918-35; professor of theology at the University of the South 1935-47, and director of education for the Diocese of Chicago 1947-51. In addition to many articles in magazines on religious topics, he wrote the book Sacrafice in Greek and Roman Religions and Early Judaism (1952). He was a member of the University of Pennsylvania Alumni Association, the Masonic Order, and Phi Beta Kappa. In politics he was a Republican. His hobbies were bookbinding and playing chess. He was twice married but died without issue. He is No. 1828 in Chronicle of the Yerkes Family by Josiah Granville Leach. 
Nashotah House Cemetery
Summit Township
Waukesha County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: L. M. Yerkes
Record added: Jul 06, 2006
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