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Baker James Cauthen, American clergyman.

Background

Cauthen, Baker James was born on December 20, 1909 in Huntsville, Texas, United States. Son of James S. and Maude (Baker) Cauthen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Stephen F. Austin College, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1929. Master of Arts, Baylor University, 1930, Doctor of Divinity, 1945. Master of Theology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1933, Doctor of Theology, 1936.

Career

Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1927. Pastor Polytechnic Baptist Church, Fort Worth, 1933-1939. Professor missions Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1935-1939.

Missionary Foreign Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention, 1939-1945, secretary for the Orient, 1945-1953, executive secretary, 1954-1979, executive director, to 1979. Retired, 1979; teacher missions Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, 1980-1984. Home: Richmond, Va.

Connections

Married Eloise Glass, May 20, 1934. Children: Carolyn, Cauthen Mathews, Ralph.

father:
James S. Cauthen

mother:
Maude (Baker) Cauthen

spouse:
Eloise Glass

children:
Carolyn Cauthen

Cauthen Mathews Cauthen

Ralph Cauthen