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Clergyman

Charles Herron, American clergyman.

Background

Herron, Charles was born on January 29, 1863 in Pittsburgh. Son of Samuel Davidson, Junior and Mary Jane (Pomeroy) Herron.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Western University of Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, 1883, A.M., 1886. Graduate-Western Theot. Seminary, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, 1887.

New College (Theology) Free Church of Scotland, 1893-1894. Doctor of Divinity, Miami University, 1901, University of Pittsburgh, 1912.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1887. Pastor Curwensville, Pennsylvania, 1887-1893. Supply 1st Church, Wooster, O., 1894-1895.

Pastor Troy, O., 1895-1903, Crowley, Louisiana, 1903-1904. Professor ecclesiastical history and missions, Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Omaha, Nebraska, 1904-1935, professor emeritus, since 1935.

Connections

Married Mary Thompson Herron, December, 1887.

father:
Samuel Davidson Herron

mother:
Mary Jane (Pomeroy) Herron

spouse:
Mary Thompson Herron