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Charles Melvin Mcconnell

Clergyman , educator

Charles Melvin Mcconnell, American clergyman, educator. Member Delta Tau Delta.

Background

Mcconnell, Charles Melvin was born on January 16, 1886 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Israel and Nancy Jane (Chalfant) Mcconnell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1907. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston University, 1910. Doctor of Divinity, Cornell College, 1941.

Career

Ordained to ministry Methodist Episcopal Church, 1907. Minister successively in Galena, Middlefield, Berea, Lakeville, O., 1907-1921. Personnel secretary Board of Home Missions and Church Extension, 1921-1926.

Professor town and country church department Boston University School Theology, since 1926. Professor town and country church department Newton Theological school and Andover Newton School, 1929-1935. Member of staff Interseminary Common for Training for Rural Ministry.

Member town and country church committee Home Missions Council and Federal Council of Churches of Christ in American.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Rural Billion, 1932. Contributor chapter to Solving the Country Church Problem by G. A. Bricker, 1912. Also to religious journals.

Membership

Member Delta Tau Delta.

Connections

Married Grace Dimmick, April. Children: Jane Chalfant, Louise Grace, Marguerite, Mildred Florence.

father:
Israel Mcconnell

mother:
Nancy Jane (Chalfant) Mcconnell

spouse:
Grace Dimmick

child:
Jane Chalfant Mcconnell

child:
Louise Grace Mcconnell

child:
Marguerite Mcconnell

child:
Mildred Florence Mcconnell