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Charles Shilling Kendall

Charles Shilling Kendall, American clergyman. Recipient Goodwill Industries 30 Year award, 1968; Distinguished Alumnus award Boston University, 1964. Member council world service Methodist Church, 1952-1964; Member Arizona Governor Committee Youth Prison Reform, 1942-1944; member Coordinating Council Hollywood, 1958-1962.; Member Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Sigma Rho. Optimist, Lion.

Background

  • Kendall, Charles Shilling was born on April 12, 1905 in Fredericksburg, Indiana, United States. Son of Landy Haven and Pearl (Shilling) Kendall.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, DePauw University, 1927, Doctor of Divinity, 1945. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston University, 1930, School of Theology and Ministry, 1930-1932, Doctor of Theology, 1942. Student Harvard, 1929-1930.

      David Herbert, Southern California College Osteopathy, 1957. Doctor of Laws, Lincoln U., 1965.

    Career

    • Ordained to ministry Methodist Church, 1925. Pastor in Maywood, Indiana, 1925-1928, Gloucester, Massachusetts, 1928-1933, Los Angeles, 1933-1938, 38-42, Somerville, Massachusetts, 1938, Phoenix, 1942-1956, First Methodist Church, Hollywood, California, 1956-1970. Superintendent Tucson district Southern California-Arizona Conference, United Methodist Church, from 1970, trustee, 1954-1968.

    Membership

    Member council world service Methodist Church, 1952-1964. Member Arizona Governor Committee Youth Prison Reform, 1942-1944. Member Coordinating Council Hollywood, 1958-1962.

    Member Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Sigma Rho. Optimist, Lion.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Lous Travis, January 1, 1930. Children: Charles Travis, Margaret Ann, Philip Wesley.
    • father: Landy Haven Kendall
    • mother: Pearl (Shilling) Kendall
    • spouse: Mary Lous Travis
    • children: Charles Travis Kendall
    • Margaret Ann Kendall
    • Philip Wesley Kendall
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