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Clergyman , educator

Eldridge Burwell Hatcher, American clergyman, educator.

Background

Hatcher, Eldridge Burwell was born on October 16, 1865 in Fork Union, Virginia, United States. Son of William Eldridge and Virginia (Snead) Hatcher.

Education

Master of Arts, Richmond (Virginia) College, 1886. Studied Johns Hopkins. Master of Theology, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky, 1892.

Doctor of Divinity, William Jewell College, 1903.

Career

Ordained ministry Baptist Church, 1893. Pastor First Church, Norfolk, Virginia, 10 years. Superintendent state missions, Maryland., 11 years.

Pastor Christiansburg, Virginia, 3 years. Editor The Baptist World and The Western Recorder, 1918-1920. Pastor Lowrey Memorial Church, Blue Mountain, Mississippi, 1920-1923.

Head department of Christianity, Blue Mountain College, 1923-1936. Now head of department of Bible, Harcum Junior College, also lecturer in Bible.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Bible and the Monuments, 1893. The Young Professor, 1901. Dorothy Page, 1912

Connections

Married Anna Granville Denson, March 28, 1899. Children: William Eldridge, Anna Granville.

father:
William Eldridge Hatcher

mother:
Virginia (Snead) Hatcher

spouse:
Anna Granville Denson

child:
William Eldridge Hatcher

child:
Anna Granville Hatcher