logo logo

Lloyd Wentworth King

Lloyd Wentworth King, American government official. With American Expeditionary Force, World War I. Member Missouri Teachers Association (past president), Masons, Advertsing Club, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

  • King, Lloyd Wentworth was born on June 18, 1892 in Palmyra, Missouri, United States. Son of John W. and Katherine (Vanlandingham) King.

  • Education

    • AB, William Jewell College, 1911. AM, University Missouri, 1932.

    Career

    • Principal high school, Palmyra, Memphis and Shelbina, Missouri, 1911-1921. Superintendent schools Monroe city, 1921-1935. State superintendent public schools State of Missouri, 1935-1943.

      Executive secretary American Textbook Publications Institute, New York City, 1943-1958. Consultant, 1958; chief state plans and reports section, aid to state and local schools branch United States Office Education, from 1958.

    Politics

    The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    No one is beyond the reach of God's love. Salvation is there for everyone who turns to God, and not just for a chosen few.

    Views

    The very idea that one gender is superior to another should be rejected as well as the erroneous notion that members of one gender may receive love, power, and esteem only at the expense of another.

    Membership

    With American Expeditionary Force, World War I. Member Missouri Teachers Association (past president), Masons, Advertsing Club, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Adaline Miles, November 6, 1919. 1 child, Katherine.
    • father: John W. King
    • mother: Katherine (Vanlandingham) King
    • spouse: Adaline Miles
    • child: Katherine King
    See on larger map
    • 1911
      William Jewell College
    • 1932
      University Missouri
    • 1911 - 1921
      Principal high school
      Palmyra, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1921 - 1935
      superintendent schools Monroe city
    • 1935 - 1943
      state superintendent public schools State of Missouri
    • 1943 - 1958
      executive, secretary American Textbook Publications Institute
    • 1958
      consultant