Heinrich D. Epp Papers, 1920-1970
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Brief Description:

Box 1: correspondence, books

Box 2-3: books

Held at:
Bethel College Mennonite Library and Archives
Bethel College-Mennonite Library and Archives
300 East 27th St
North Newton, KS 67117 531
Phone: 316-284-5304
Fax: 316-284-5843
Email: mla [at] bethelks.edu
Record Series Number: 00/MS.202
Created by: Epp, Heinrich D. (1882-1970)
Volume: 1.0 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 04/05/1983.
Arrangement: unprocessed
Biographical Note for Epp, Heinrich D. (1882-1970) :

Born 12 October 1882 near Henderson, Nebraska. Parents Heinrich H. Epp and Helena (Peters) Epp.

Baptized 1 June 1903 into Bethesda Mennonite Church. Married Elisabeth Richert 1910. Children: Dorothea, Carl H., Robert O. Taught elementary school in Henderson. Also was assistant minister of the Bethesda church.

Attended Bethel College and University of Nebraska. Moved to Lincoln, Nebraska, in 1924 and after that earned BA and MA degrees there. Returned to Henderson and taught high school, was high school principal and school superintendent. Retired from teaching in 1936 and returned to farming.

Member of General Conference Mennonite Church Board of Education, chair of Northern District Conference, member of Bethel College Advisory Board.

Died 23 February 1970.

Subject Index
Bethesda Mennonite Church (Henderson, Neb.)
General Conference Mennonite Church - Board of Education
Mennonites - Nebraska
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
German [ger]
Acquisition Notes: Epp, Robert O.  Donated by son, Robert O. Epp.