Diefendorf, Sanders, Dd
Diefendorf, Sanders, D.D.
a Presbyterian minister, was born at Minden, N.Y., April 24, 1816. He graduated from Yale College in 1836; became pastor of Nashville and Hopewell churches, in Ohio, in 1845; in 1849 professor in Vermilion Institute, where he remained, with some pastoral and educational changes in the interim, until his death, February 14, 1884. See Nevin, Presb. Encyclop. s.v.