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Albert Rhett Stuart, American bishop. Member National Council Episcopal Church, 1939-1943, 67-70; Served with Chaplain Corps, United States Navy, 1943; Member St. Andrews Society Savannah (chaplain), Ravan Society, Society Colonial Wars, Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Theta.; Club: Ogethrope.

Background

Stuart, Albert Rhett was born on January 20, 1906 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Garden Clarkson and Florence (Beale) Stuart.

Education

Student Episcopal High School, Alexandria, Virginia, 1920-1924. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Virginia, 1928. Bachelor of Divinity, Virginia Theological Seminary, 1931.

Doctor of Divinity, Oglethorpe U., 1938, University of South, 1955, Virginia Theological Seminary, 1955.

Career

; children—Garden C., Isabella A. Ordained deacon Episcopal Church, 1931, ordained priest, 1931. Rector, Church of Resurrection, Greenwood, South Carolina., 1931-1936, St. Michael’s Church, Charleston, South Carolina., 1936-1947, dean Christ Church Cathedral, New Orleans, 1947-1954. Consecrated bishop of Georgia, 1954-1972, retired 1972.

Membership

Member National Council Episcopal Church, 1939-1943, 67-70. Served with Chaplain Corps, United States Navy, 1943. Member St. Andrews Society Savannah (chaplain), Ravan Society, Society Colonial Wars, Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Theta.

Club: Ogethrope.

Connections

Married Isabelle Alston, September 25, 1945 (deceased. Children: Garden C., Isabella A. Ordained deacon Episcopal Church.

father:
Garden Clarkson Stuart

mother:
Florence (Beale) Stuart

spouse:
Isabelle Alston

children:
Garden C. Stuart

Isabella A. Ordained deacon Episcopal Ch Stuart