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Clergyman

Andrew Jackson Stokes, American clergyman. Mason.

Background

Stokes, Andrew Jackson was born on July 25, 1859 in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States. Son of Joseph and Rosa Anna (Mays) Stokes.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Benedict College, Columbia, South Carolina., 1884. Doctor of Divinity, Guadalupe College, Seguin, Texas. Doctor of Laws, Princeton (Indiana) College, 1912.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1870. Pastor 1st Church, Montgomery, since 1890. President Montgomery Academy.

Trustee National Training School, Washington, District of Columbia. Editor Helping Hand (weekly). Treasurer National Baptist Convention of America.

Moderator Spring Hill District Baptist Association.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Essie Mae Tucker, April, 1884.

father:
Joseph Stokes

mother:
Rosa Anna (Mays) Stokes

spouse:
Essie Mae Tucker