Frank von Christierson

CHRISTIERSON, Frank von. b. Lovisa, near Helsinki, Finland, 25 December 1900; d. Roseville, California, 24 April 1996. Von Christierson came to the USA with his family in 1905. He was educated at Stanford University (BA 1923), and San Francisco Theological Seminary (BD 1929, MA 1930). He was ordained a Presbyterian minister in 1929, and served at Calvary Presbyterian Church in Berkeley, California (1930-44); Trinity Presbyterian Church in North Hollywood (1944-61); and Celtic Cross Church in Citrus Heights (1961-65). He served several times as moderator of regional Presbyterian assemblies, and continued assisting various congregations in California and Nevada during his retirement. His...

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