October 14, 1869, on a farm near Butler, Indiana.

January 23, 1937, Garden City, Kansas.

Evergreen Cemetery, Newville, Indiana.


Charles was the son of William Henry Scoville and Mary Dickerhoof. He graduated from Tri-State College, Angola, Indiana (BS 1892) and Hiram College, Hiram, Ohio (AB 1897, AM 1898). He then went into the evangelism field, but also helped found the Metropolitan Church in Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois. He held evangelism campaigns overseas in 1900, in Australia in 1912, and throughout America. His works in­clude:

  1. Christ Is King
  2. Great Change, The
  3. King of Glory, The
  4. Lord, Is It I?
  5. There Will Be No Tears in Paradise