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Clergyman

Arthur J. Francis, British clergyman. Mason (32 degree).; Club: Hamilton.

Background

Francis, Arthur J. was born on November 26, 1874 in Oxford, England. Son of William and Matilda (Wilkins) Francis.

Education

Educated Wesley College (Winnipeg, Canada), Chicago Theological Seminary.

Career

Ordained Congleton ministry, 1893. Pastor Beaconsfield, Salem and Tupper circuits, Manitoba, Canada, 1895-1897, Shiocton, Wisconsin, 1897, Florence, Wisconsin, 1897-1899, Douglas Park Church, Chicago, 1899-1904, Mayflower Church, Indianapolis, 1904-1906, Madison Avenue Church, Chicago, 1906-1910, Pilgrim Church, Chicago, 1910-1917. Secretary Chicago Community Trust, September, 1916-September 1917.

With American Red Cross, commission on publicity, 1918-1919, raising funds for Salvation Army and other eleemosynary orgns., 1919-1920. With Republican National Committee, part of 1920. Now engaged in promotion of various enterprises.

Membership

Mason (32 degree).; Club: Hamilton.

Connections

Married May Carroll Chisholm, of Chicago, October 1, 1902.

father:
William Francis

mother:
Matilda (Wilkins) Francis

spouse:
May Carroll Chisholm