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James Currie Mc Leod

James Currie Mc Leod, American clergyman, educator. Served as lieutenant commander, chaplain United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member National Academy Religion, National Association Student Personnel Adminstrs. (president 1963-1964), Religious Education Association (Vice-President 1963-1964), Presbytery of Chicago, Delta Upsilon (international president 1972-1973).; Clubs:.

Background

  • Leod, James Currie Mc was born on October 28, 1902 in Buffalo. Son of Dugald and Mary Holmes (Currie) McLeod.

  • Education

    • Students Ohio State University, Columbus, 1940-1943. Student Personnel Adminstrs.

    Career

    • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1929. University chaplain Alfred (New York) U., 1929-1940. Minister to students Ohio State University, Columbus, 1940-1943.

      University chaplain, professor of history and literature of religion Northwestern University, 1946-1950, professor, 1950-1971, professor emeritus, from 1971, dean students, 1952-1967. Research fellow Yale Division School, 1963-1964. Visiting scholar Colgate-Rochester Division School, 1967-1968.

      Guest preacher Presbytery of Glasgow, Scotland, 1950, also at. Syracuse, Chicago, Rutgers, Lake Forest, Middlebury, Stanford, Howard, others.

    Works

    • Author: symposium Fruits of Faith, also articles various journals President, trustee Evanston (Illinois) Public Library. Board directors Visiting Nurses Association, Evanston.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served as lieutenant commander, chaplain United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member National Academy Religion, National Association Student Personnel Adminstrs. (president 1963-1964), Religious Education Association (Vice-President 1963-1964), Presbytery of Chicago, Delta Upsilon (international president 1972-1973).

    Connections

    • Married Emily Louise Johnson, August 24, 1929. Children: Mary Louise (Mistress.
    • father: Dugald McLeod
    • mother: Mary Holmes (Currie) McLeod
    • spouse: Emily Louise Johnson
    • child: Mary Louise (Mrs Leod
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    Born October 28, 1902
    Died April 14, 1981
    (aged 78)
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