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Edwin Orlando Buxton

Clergyman

Edwin Orlando Buxton, American clergyman.

Background

Buxton, Edwin Orlando was born on January 14, 1851 in near Mount Vernon, Ohio, United States. Son of Francis A. and Rosana M. (Pearson) Buxton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Normal U., 1874, Bachelor of Arts, 1876. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, Boston University, 1879. Bachelor of Arts, Baldwin U., 1884.

Doctor of Philosophy, Boston University, 1890, and Ohio Wesleyan, 1892. (Doctor of Divinity, Baldwin, 1893).

Career

Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry, 1879. Pastor Franklin Avenue Church, Cleveland, 1889-1894, Avondale Church, Cincinnati, 1894-1899, Trinity Church, Youngstown, O., 1899-1906. President Baldwin U., 1902-1904.

Pastor First Church, Canton, O. (late President McKinley’s church), 1906-1909. Superintendent Akron District, E. Ohio Conference, 1909-1915. Pastor Grace Church, Coshocton, 1915-1917, 1st Church, Glenville (Cleveland), O., since September 1917.

Delaware General Conference Minneapolis, 1912. Address: 10309 Colonial Avenue, Cleveland, O.

Connections

Married Belle Radcliffe, of Cincinnati, December 30, 1879.

father:
Francis A. Buxton

mother:
Rosana M. (Pearson) Buxton

spouse:
Belle Radcliffe