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David W. Barry

David W. Barry, American clergyman, association executive. Fellowship Center, New York City.


  • Barry, David W. was born on November 7, 1917 in Minneapolis, Kansas, United States. Son of Frank Touzlan and Sarah (McArthur) Barry.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Oberlin College, 1938. Bachelor of Divinity, Chicago Theological Seminary, 1941, Doctor of Divinity, 1955. Postgraduate, University of Chicago, 1941-1944.


    • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church. Director urban research (Presbyn Board National Missions), 1944-1947. Director Pathfinding Service, New York City Mission Society, 1947-1950, executive director, 1955-1978.

      Director research National Council Churches, 1950-1954. President.


    Fellowship Center, New York City.


    • Married Marion Virginia McAlister, July 5, 1942. Children: Mary Katharine, David McAlister, Philip Monte, Samuel McArthur.
    • father: Frank Touzlan Barry
    • mother: Sarah (McArthur) Barry
    • spouse: Marion Virginia McAlister
    • children: Mary Katharine Barry
    • David McAlister Barry
    • Philip Monte Barry
    • Samuel McArthur Barry
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    Born November 7, 1917
    Died April 5, 1984
    (aged 66)