von Rohr, Adolph, Pastor
Adolph von Rohr was the youngest son of Philipp, and began his ministry just over a year after his father went home to glory. After studying in at Northwestern College in Watertown and the seminary in Wauwatosa, He was assigned to a congregation near Oshkosh, but after a year accepted a call to serve at Peace Lutheran Church in Hartford, Wisconsin. There he served for 57 years, and became well-known for his abilities as a preacher.
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Scope and Contents The records include sermons written by Philipp and Adolph von Rohr over the century of service between the two of them. The sermons are written on half-sheets of paper and are nearly all composed by hand (with only a couple exceptions). Most of the sermons are in English, however most of the earlier sermons are in German.