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Arthur Biggs Statton, American bishop. Mason.

Background

Statton, Arthur Biggs was born on March 27, 1870 in Sycamore, Illinois, United States. Son of Isaac Kuykendall and Hester (Wallahan) Statton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Western College, Toledo, Iowa, 1890, A.M., 1893. Doctor of Divinity, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Pennsylvania, 1907.

Career

Instructor in Latin, York (Nebraska) College, 1890-1894. Ordained ministry U.B. Church, 1896. Pastor Olin Circuit, Iowa, 1894-1897, St. Paul Church, Hagerstown, Maryland., 1897-1917.

Superintendent Pennsylvania Conference, 1917-1925. Bishop Southwest Area (Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, Colorado, Oklahoma, New Mexico), since 1925.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Lola M. Brown, August 8, 1893. Children: Philo A., Madeline L. (Mistress.

father:
Isaac Kuykendall Statton

mother:
Hester (Wallahan) Statton

spouse:
Lola M. Brown

child:
Philo A. Statton

child:
Madeline L. (Mrs Statton