Clarkson, Robert Harper, Dd, Lld
Clarkson, Robert Harper, D.D., LL.D.
a bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church, was born at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, November 19, 1826. He graduated from. Pennsylvania College in 1844, and studied theology at St. James's College; was ordained deacon in 1848; became rector of St. James's Church, Chicago, in 1849 was consecrated bishop of Nebraska, November 15, 1865, and died March 10, 1884.