Alpha Gilruth Kynett Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, 1878, A.M., 1881. Taught in Rugby Academy and studied law, 1878-1882. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1884.
A.M., Ohio Wesleyan University, 1893. Doctor of Divinity, Cornell College, Iowa, 1897. S.T.D., Wesleyan University, 1918.
Ordained Methodist Episcopal ministry, 1886. Pastor in Philadelphia Conference at Darby, 1884-1887, Oxford, 1887-1889, Pine Grove, 1889-1890, Pottstown, 1890-1892, St. Stephen’s Church, Philadelphia, 1892-1897, Central Church, Frankford, Philadelphia, 1897-1899, Forty-third St. Church, Philadelphia, 1899-1901. Presiding elder, S. District Philadelphia Annual Conference, 1901-1907.
Recording and field secretary, 1907-1916, centenary representative and assistant treasurer, 1916-1919, assistant in church extension, since 1919, Board of Home Missions and Church Extension of Methodist Episcopal Church. Retired 1929.
Member Board Church Extension Methodist Episcopal Church, 1896-1916, Board Missions, 1904-1912, National Board Temperance, Prohibition and Public Morals, 1916-1924.
Married Elizabeth H. Hardy, 1884 (deceased).; married second, Catharine A. Hardy, 1910 (deceased). Children: Elizabeth Hardy, Alpha Hardy (deceased), Eleanor Gilruth, Dorothy Dale, Alpha Gilruth (deceased), Katharine Hardy (deceased), Gerald Penfield, Olivia Sterner (deceased), Willard Carpenter.
- Review Alpha Jefferson Kynett
- Althea Pauline (Gilruth) Kynett
- Catharine A. Hardy
- Elizabeth H. Hardy
- Willard Carpenter Kynett
- Alpha Hardy Kynett (deceased)
- Dorothy Dale Kynett
- Katharine Hardy Kynett (deceased)
- Olivia Sterner Kynett (deceased)
- Gerald Penfield Kynett
- Eleanor Gilruth Kynett
- Elizabeth Hardy Kynett
- Alpha Gilruth Kynett (deceased)