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Leiper, Henry Smithlocked

(17 September 1891–22 January 1975)
  • Richard Crouter


Leiper, Henry Smith (17 September 1891–22 January 1975), Protestant Christian and international churchman, was born in Belmar, New Jersey, the son of Joseph McCarrell Leiper and Fanny Heywood Smith Leiper. A descendent of Scottish Presbyterians, Joseph McCarrell Leiper worked for the Dodd, Mead publishing company prior to attending Union Theological Seminary in New York. Fanny Leiper was a music and art teacher and the daughter of a former managing editor of the ...

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