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Charles Noyes Tyndell, American clergyman.


Tyndell, Charles Noyes was born on May 2, 1876 in Fall River, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Review Charles Henri and Martha Willson (Noyes) Tyndell.


Preparatory education St. John’s Military School (Manlius, New York) and Browne and Nichol’s Classical School (Cambridge, Mass). Student Colgate University, Class of 1894. Graduate Theological Seminary in Virginia, 1900.

S.T.D., Dickinson College, 1921.


Deacon, 1900, priest, 1901, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector Christ Church, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1914-1923, Grace-St. Luke’s Church, Memphis, Tennessee, 1923-1930, St. Stephen’s Church, Terre Haute, Indiana, 1930-1931, Trinity Church, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1931-1932 St. Peter’s Church, Niagara Falls, New York, 1932-1942. Calvary Church ( The Little Cathedral of the Shenandoah”), Front Royal, Virginia, 1942-1947, emeritus 1947.


Member of the board of directors, Executive Committee and on faculty (chair of comparative religions), Williamsport School of Religious Education Deputy General Convention, Protestant Episcopal Church, from Diocese of Harrisburg 3 times to 1922, from Diocese of Tennessee, 1925, from Diocese of Northern Indiana, 1931. Member and secretary Joint Commision on Home and Family Life. Member Executive Committee Diocese of Tennessee and chairman Department of Christian Social Service.

Member Commision on Crime Prevention of Memphis (Executive Committee and treasurer). Member Social Service Commission, Council of Social Agencies (of Memphis, and also of State of Tennessee). Member Council of Social Agencies (Niagara Falls, New York).

Member Pi Gamma Museum. Mason (33 degree, Sovereign Grand Inspector General, Knight Templar, Shriner, Grotto. Past grand prelate Grand Commandery, Knights Templar of Tennessee.

Council of Thirty Third Degree, Williamsport, Pennsylvania). Elk.; Clubs: University, Egyptians (Memphis).


Married Rebecca Holmes Lewis, October 3, 1900. Children: Cary Noyes (Mistress Peyton Jacquelin Marshall), Rebecca Holmes (Mistress Francis Ryland Washington).

Review Charles Henri Tyndell

Martha Willson (Noyes) Tyndell

Rebecca Holmes Lewis

Cary Noyes Tyndell (Mistress Peyton Jacquelin Marshall)

Rebecca Holmes Tyndell (Mistress Francis Ryland Washington)