1841–1931

Introduction

Born: Feb­ru­a­ry 22, 1841, Scio, Mi­chi­gan.

Died: March 9, 1931, at his home in But­ler, Penn­syl­van­ia.

Buried: North Side Ce­me­te­ry, But­ler, Penn­syl­van­ia.

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Biography

Cronenwett was the hus­band of Eva Cath­er­ine Helf­rich.

A Lu­ther­an pas­tor in But­ler, Penn­syl­van­ia, he con­tri­but­ed to the 1880 Ev­an­ge­li­cal Lu­ther­an Hym­nal 20 trans­la­tions from Ger­man, and a num­ber of orig­in­al hymns.

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