1854–1911

Ap­ril 8, 1854, North Grove, Illinois.

Ap­ril 20, 1911, Esparto, Cal­i­for­nia.

Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Cal­i­for­nia.

Cross was the son of Me­tho­dist Epis­co­pal minister Aaron Cross of the Rock River Conference, Illinois. Admitted to the Cal­i­for­nia Conference in 1890, he joined the faculty of the University of the Pacific, Stockton, Cal­i­for­nia, in 1891, eventually becoming its acting president and vice-president. He was also known as a linguist and musician.

  1. Resignation
  2. Waratah

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