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Clergyman , educator

Charles Henry Dickinson was an American clergyman and educator.

Background

Dickinson, Charles Henry was born on December 21, 1857 in W. Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Henry Kirke White and Angeline (Dunham) Dickinson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst, 1881. Bachelor of Divinity, Yale Division School, 1884. Post-graduate, Yale, 1884-1889.

Doctor of Divinity, Fargo, 1903.

Career

Ordained Congleton ministry, 1885. Pastor Wallingford, Connecticut, 1885-1893, Canandaigua, New York, 1894-1901, 1st Church, Fargo, North Dakota, 1901-1905, Middlebury, Vermont, 1907-1911. Writer and preacher in Boston, 1911-1913.

In charge of religious and extension work Calhoun, Alabama, 1913-1924 and 1932-1935, vice president, 1915-1924. Literature work from 1925. Corporate member of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, 1896-1911. Trustee Fargo College, 1903-1905.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Mary Lord Thorn, January 20, 1880 (died 1922). Children: Thorn, Sidney Edward.

father:
Henry Kirke White Dickinson

mother:
Angeline (Dunham) Dickinson

spouse:
Mary Lord Thorn

child:
Thorn Dickinson

child:
Sidney Edward Dickinson