Abel Mciver Fraser Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Davidson (North Carolina) College, 1876. Graduate Columbia (South Carolina.) Theological Seminary, 1880. Doctor of Divinity, Davidson, and Central University of Kentucky, 1896.
Doctor of Laws, Hampden-Sydney College, 1921.
Freeman H. Hart). Ordained ministry Presbyterian Church in the United States, 1881. Pastor successively Mount Horeb Church, Fayette Company, Kentucky, Walnut Hill and Bethel, same county, until 1893, First Church, Staunton, Virginia, 1893-1929 (emeritus). President Mary Baldwin College, 1923-1929.
Elected president Columbia Theological Seminary 3 times (declined). Moderator Synod of Virginia, 1903, General Assembly Presbyterian Church in the United States, 1919. Chairman Committee of Presbyterian Church in the United States on Closer Relations with Other Churches, 1919-1922.
Chairman of Conference of Committees of Presbyterian Churches on Closer Relations, 1919-1922.
Married Octavia Blanding, July 14, 1881. Children: Nora Blanding (deceased), Margaret McIver, Thomas Boone (deceased), Douglas de Saussure, Abel McIver (deceased), Jean Blanding (wife of Professor.
- Thomas Boone Fraser
- Sarah Margaret (McIver) Fraser
- Octavia Blanding
- Douglas de Saussure Fraser
- Jean Blanding (wife of Prof Fraser
- Nora Blanding Fraser (deceased)
- Thomas Boone Fraser (deceased)
- Abel McIver Fraser (deceased)
- Margaret McIver Fraser