Niels Clausen

(1851-1925). Minister, editor. Born in Denmark, he emigrated to the United States at the age of 19. He attended Battle Creek College (1874-1877), preached in Wisconsin, Iowa, and Nebraska, and was ordained in 1879. From 1883 to 1886 he edited a Seventh-day Adventist Danish-Norwegian paper in Battle Creek, and then went to Norway to edit its Norwegian paper and to assist in evangelistic work. He returned to the U.S. in 1906, engaged in self-supporting work for two years, and then preached in Oklahoma for the next 10 years. He retired in 1917.

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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