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Charles Morgan Boyd

Clergyman , educator

Charles Morgan Boyd, American clergyman, educator. Kiwanian (president 1925).

Background

Boyd, Charles Morgan was born on April 25, 1875 in Cayce, Mississippi, United States. Son of William Baldridge and Frances Ann (Carrington) Boyd.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, A.M., Erskine College, Due West, South Carolina., 1901. Bachelor of Divinity, Erskine Theological Seminary, 1902. Doctor of Divinity, Davidson College, 1920.

Career

Ordained ministry Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1902. Pastor, Associate Reformed Church, Prosperity, South Carolina., 1902-1906, Anderson (South Carolina.) Church, 1906-1910, First Presbyterian Church in the United States, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1910-1931. Westminster Church, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1931-1945.

Presbyterian minister to hospitals of Charlotte since 1945. Supply preacher Plaza, 1951, Mulberry, 1952, Presbyterian Churches, Charlotte. Also professor church history, U. Alabama, 1925-1931.

President Carolina Spastics Association, 1948-1951. Moderator Synod of Alabama, 1920. Trustee General Assembly of Presbyterian church of the United States 1933-1952, Presbyterian Foundation Inc., 1933-1952.

Several times commissioner to General Assembly of Presbyterian Church in the United States. Chairman Assembly’s Permanent Committee on Closer relations and Union with Other Presbyterian, Bodies, 1937-1938. Trustee Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, Georgia, 1920-1931.

Chairman of the Board Stillman Institute, Tuscallosa, 1918-1931.

Membership

Kiwanian (president 1925).

Connections

Married Ella Jane Lee, November 3, 1904.

father:
William Baldridge Boyd

mother:
Frances Ann (Carrington) Boyd

spouse:
Ella Jane Lee