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Clergyman

Clifton Merritt Gray, American clergyman. Mason (32°, Shriner).

Background

Gray, Clifton Merritt was born on September 10, 1873 in Cape Rosier, Maine, United States. Son of Martin Seymour and Ella Sarah (Dyer) Gray.

Education

Preparatory education, Castine (Maine) Normal School. Graduate Meadville (Pennsylvania) Theological School, 1898. Graduate study Harvard Division School, 1899, College of Charleston (South Carolina.).

Career

Ordained ministry Unitarian Church, 1899. Minister Millbury, Massachusetts, 1899-1901, Charleston, South Carolina., 1901-1921, Topeka, Kansas, since 1921. Chairman and district organizer of 4-minute men, publicity chairman War Camp Community Service and denominational chaplain Camp Jackson, World War.

Connections

Married Sallie Savage, October 6, 1901.

father:
Martin Seymour Gray

mother:
Ella Sarah (Dyer) Gray

spouse:
Sallie Savage