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Samuel Newman Baxter

Samuel Newman Baxter, American clergyman. Member Theta Chi.; Rotarian.


  • Baxter, Samuel Newman was born on August 14, 1913 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Newman and Lucy A. (Bolton) Baxter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1935. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, General Theological Seminary, 1939, S.T.D., 1970.


    • Ordained deacon Episcopal Church, 1939, priest, 1940. Pastor in North Carolina, 1939-1941, Pennsylvania, 1941-1948. Archdeacon Diocese of Western New York, 1948-1954.

      Rector Church of Good Shepherd, Austin, Texas, from 1954. Former secretary House of Deputies and General Convention Episcopalian Church. Secretary Diocese of Texas since 1965.


    Member Theta Chi.; Rotarian.


    • Married Catharine D. Fagan, June 8, 1940. Children: C. Dallas Dixon, Lucy A. Bolton.
    • father: Samuel Newman Baxter
    • mother: Lucy A. (Bolton) Baxter
    • spouse: Catharine D. Fagan
    • children: C. Dallas Dixon Baxter
    • Lucy A. Bolton Baxter
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