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Clergyman

Arthur Mather, British clergyman. Mason (33°, K.T.).

Background

Mather, Arthur was born on August 21, 1868 in Rawdon, Yorkshire, England. Son of S. J. Mather.

Education

Educated Bradford Technology College, and South Kensington, London. Doctor of Divinity, Scarritt-Morrisville College, 1905.

Career

Came to America in 1899. Ordained ministry Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1901. Pastor Hayti, Missouri, 1901-1902, Immanuel Church, St. Louis, 1902-1906, Union Church, Louisville, Kentucky, 1906-1907, Hardinsburg, Kentucky, 1908-1910, Marion, Kentucky, 1910-1912.

Professor Biblical literature, Vanderbilt Training School, Elkton, Kentucky, and pastor Petrie Memorial Church, 1912-1914. Pastor Kingdom House Social Settlement, Methodist Episcopal Church, South, St. Louis, 1914-1917, Kirkwood, Missouri, 1918-1922, Ferguson, 1922-1926. Associate editor of St. Louis Christian Advocate, 1914-1917, acting editor, 1917-1918.

Assistant secretary Board of Church Extension, Mechanical Engineering, Church, S., 1906-1908. Secretary St. Louis Church Extension and City Mission Society, Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1916-1938.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Associate editor of St. Louis Christian Advocate, 1914-1917, acting editor, 1917-1918. Assistant secretary Board of Church Extension, Mechanical Engineering, Church, S., 1906-1908. Secretary St. Louis Church Extension and City Mission Society, Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1916-1938.

Membership

Mason (33°, K.T.).

Connections

Married Martha Bradley, July 14, 1891. Children: Thomas Bradley, John Waterhouse.

father:
S. J. Mather. Mather

spouse:
Martha Bradley

child:
Thomas Bradley Mather

child:
John Waterhouse Mather