Lockyer Family Genealogy Forum
I was told that DR. HERBERT LOCKYER, Born in London Eng. 1886, Died: Colorado Springs, Colorado USA. - 1984. He was a Minister and Author I was told that he was related to my family. Anyone who can give me more info. about this gent would be appreciated. Some facts on Herbert Lockyer that may assist in any research on him are:
"He was in the public eye for more than 60 years. He Ministered on both sides of the Atlantic. His main works were the "All" series of Bible study and reference books. He wrote many other books as well. hHe was born in London, Eng. in 1886 and received his early education in Glasgow, Scotland. He held pastorates in Scotland and England for 25 years, before coming to the United States in 1935 under the auspices of the Moody Bible Institute, for which he carried on an extensive Bible lecturing ministry for 10 years before becoming a free-lance Bible conference speaker across the United States and Canada for some 15 years.
In 1937 he received the honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from North-western Evangelical Seminary.
In 1955 he returned to England and took up residence in BROMLEY, KENT, where he lived for many years. He then returned to the United States and lived in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where he continued to devote time to the writing ministry until his death in November of 1984".