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Clergyman

Alexander Corkey, Irish clergyman.

Background

Corkey, Alexander was born on October 27, 1871 in Glendermott, Londonderry, Ireland. Son of Joseph (Doctor of Laws) and Isabella (Sloane) C.

Education

Foyle College and Magee College, Londonderry. Graduate McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, 1899. Post-graduate work, New College, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1900.

(honorary Bachelor of Arts, Tabor College, Iowa, 1902, Doctor of Divinity, 1910).

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1899. Pastorates, Malvern, Iowa, 1901-1902, Fairfield, Iowa, 1902-1905, Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska, 1906-1910, Wayne, Nebraska, since 1910. Special lecturer on sociology, Bellevue College, Nebraska.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Truth About Ireland, 1910. The Victory of Allan Rutledge, 1910. The Testing Fire, 1911.For Conscience Sake, 1912. The Vision of Joy, 1913.

Connections

Married Olive Ranney, September 20, 1893.

father:
Joseph Corkey

spouse:
Olive Ranney