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Clinton Simon Quin was an American bishop.

Background

Quin, Clinton Simon was born on September 28, 1883 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. Son of J. B. and Nettie J. Quin.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University of Louisville, 1904. Graduate Virginia Theological Seminary, 1908. Doctor of Divinity, University of the South.

S.T.D., General Theological Seminary.

Career

Engaged in business, 1897-1905. Deacon and priest, 1908, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector St. James Church, Pewee Valley, Kentucky, 1908-1911, Grace Church, Paducah, 1911-1917, Trinity Church, Houston, Texas, 1917-1918.

Elected bishop coadjutor, May 16, 1918, consecrated. October 31, 1918; bishop of Texas, 1928-1955, retired.

Connections

mother:
Nettie J. Quin