How to Setup email account OS X 10.9.5

Setup email account OS X 10.9.5

Cannot create usable mail account on Mac.

Created Apple ID: office@gracechurchparistn.org.

Apple ID send verification email to above address

Cannot create Apple or Google mail with Apple ID credentials - I am stuck in loop - no mailbox to open for verification letter

“A verification letter has been sent to office@gracechurchparistn.org”…

Open Mail - no can do - no mailbox setup - asks to choose mail account to add - already did this, as above - 2X!

How do I get out of this mess - Created Apple ID & Mail (iCloud) account

“Your email address haas not been verified - check your email and try again”

How do I check email? no matter what I do, keep getting 'Not been verified' message
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MARSPATHRetired EE/Computers/ITAsked:
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jhyieslaCommented:
Where does that email domain live? Your email account should exist somewhere like your ISP or Gmail, etc. You should be able to access your email account using a browser.

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MARSPATHRetired EE/Computers/ITAuthor Commented:
Turns out issue is laptop ownership - inherited from former employee, Apple ID password not yet available.

Good input for future use, thanks!
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