Carl Peter Parelius Essendrop

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Carl Peter Parelius Essendrop
Bishop
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Carl Peter Parelius Essendrop, ca. 1870
Church Church of Norway
Diocese Tromsø (1861–1867)
Kristiania (1875–1893)
Other posts Norwegian Minister of Church and Education
Personal details
Born (1818-06-06)6 June 1818
Kristiania, Norway
Died 18 October 1893(1893-10-18) (aged 75)
Kristiania, Norway
Nationality Norwegian
Denomination Lutheran
Education Cand.theol. (1839)

Carl Peter Parelius Essendrop (6 June 1818 – 18 October 1893) was a Norwegian Lutheran bishop and politician. He was a brother of Bernhard Ludvig Essendrop.

Essendrop was the bishop of the Diocese of Tromsø from 1861 to 1867. From 1867 to 1872 he was the vicar of the Diocese of Kristiania, and also lectured at the Royal Frederick University.[1] From 1 July 1872 to 23 November 1874 he was the Minister of Church and Education. He later filled in as acting Minister from 26 May to 4 June and 6 July to 20 July 1875.[2] From 1875 to his death he was the bishop of the Diocese of Kristiania.[1] During the term 1877–1879 he was a deputy member of the Norwegian Parliament, representing the constituency Kristiania, Hønefos og Kongsvinger.[2]

Essendrop died on 18 October 1893.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Carl Peter Parelius Essendrop". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 10 June 2009. 
  2. ^ a b c "Carl Peter Parelius Essendrop" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD). Retrieved 10 June 2009. 
Religious titles
Preceded by
Knud Gislesen
Bishop of Tromsø
1861–1867
Succeeded by
Waldemar Hvoslef
Preceded by
Jens Lauritz Arup
Bishop of Kristiania
1875–1893
Succeeded by
Fredrik Bugge
Preceded by
Unknown
Preses of the Church of Norway
1877
Succeeded by
Jens Frølich Tandberg
Political offices
Preceded by
Hans Riddervold
Norwegian Minister of Church and Education
1872–1874
Succeeded by
Rasmus Tønder Nissen
Preceded by
Rasmus Tønder Nissen
Norwegian Minister of Church and Education (acting)
1875–1875
Succeeded by
Rasmus Tønder Nissen
Preceded by
Rasmus Tønder Nissen
Norwegian Minister of Church and Education (acting)
1875–1875
Succeeded by
Rasmus Tønder Nissen