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Charles Francis Carter

Clergyman

Charles Francis Carter, American clergyman.

Background

Carter, Charles Francis was born on June 14, 1856 in Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Timothy Walker and Eliza Harriet (Bayley) Carter.

Education

Graduate Williston Seminary, 1874. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1878. Graduate Andover Theological Seminary, 1882, post-graduate work 1 year.

Doctor of Divinity, Marietta (O.) College, 1917.

Career

Ordained ministry Congressional Church, 1883. Pastor successively Union Church, Manchester, N.H., College Street Church, Burlington, Vermont, Hancock Church, Lexington, Massachusetts, Park Church, Hartford, Connecticut, Immanuel Church (union of Park and Farmington Avenue chs.) until 1927 (emeritus). Chairman Executive Committee National Council Congressional Churches, 1913-1925.

President of the board of trustees Andover Theological Seminary. Trustee Williston Academy Author: Decision Day Talks, 1925. Home: Hartford, Conn.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Decision Day Talks, 1925.

Connections

Married Harriet Fidelia Herrick, May 28, 1884 (died 1923). Children: Thomas Walker (deceased), Dwight Herrick, Lyon, Frederic Dewhurst.

father:
Timothy Walker Carter

mother:
Eliza Harriet (Bayley) Carter

spouse:
Harriet Fidelia Herrick

child:
Thomas Walker Carter (deceased)

child:
Dwight Herrick Carter

child:
Lyon Carter

child:
Frederic Dewhurst Carter