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Clergyman

Aristides Elphonso Peter Albert, American clergyman. Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1884, 1888, 1892, 1896, 1900; member Ecumenical Methodist Confs., Washington, 1891, London, 1901. Liberian Knight (Africa), 1886.

Background

Albert, Aristides Elphonso Peter was born on December 10, 1853 in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana, United States. Son of Pierre and Elizabeth Albert.

Education

Graduate Straight University, New Orleans, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Divinity, 1881. New Orleans University, Doctor of Medicine 1892 (Doctor of Divinity, Straight University, 1885, Rust University, Mississippi, 1885).

Career

2d, November 21, 1890, Alice R. Anderson. Reared in Mechanical Engineering Sunday schools. Converted and admitted to church 1866.

Licensed to preach, 1868. Ordained and admitted in Louisiana Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1878. Pastor Houma, Louisiana, 1878-1879.

Union Chapel, New Orleans, 1880-1881. Shreveport, Louisiana, 1886-1887. Wesley Church, New Orleans, 1900-1902.

Supernumerary, 1903. Practicing physician, 1903-1905. Presiding elder La Teche district, 1882-1885. New Orleans North district, 1893-1895.

President Gilbert College, Baldwin, Louisiana, 1896-1900. Trustee New Orleans University, 1880-1900 (president of the board, 1887-1892). Assistant editor, 1881-1884, editor, 1887-1892, Southwestern Christian Advocate.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (With first wife) The House of Bondage, 1890 M4. One of editors of United Editors’ Encyclopedia Residence: 1002 Burdette St., New Orleans

Membership

Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, 1884, 1888, 1892, 1896, 1900. Member Ecumenical Methodist Confs., Washington, 1891, London, 1901. Liberian Knight (Africa), 1886.

Connections

Married 1st, October 21, 1874, Octavia V. Rogers (died August 19, 1889).

father:
Pierre Albert

mother:
Elizabeth Albert

spouse:
October 21