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Ernest Ferguson Buck

Clergyman , educator

Ernest Ferguson Buck, Canadian clergyman, educator. Club: Rotary.

Background

Buck, Ernest Ferguson was born on August 14, 1881 in Harrowsmith, Ontario. Son of Danford E. and Mary V. (Westbrook) Buck.

Education

Came to the United States, 1900. Bachelor of Arts, Southwestern College, Winfield, Kansas, 1908, Doctor of Divinity, 1923. Bachelor of Divinity, Drew Theological Seminary, 1912.

Career

Ministry Methodist Church from 1901. Pastor various chs. in Southwest Kansas. Pastor 1st Church, Winfield, Kansas, 1918-1921.

Extension secretary Southwestern College, Winfield, Kansas, 1921-1923. President Missouri Wesleyan College, Cameron, Missouri, 1923-1927. Pastor First Church, Ottawa, Kansas, 1927-1931, First Church, Abilene, Kansas, 1931-1936, First Church, Chanute, Kansas, 1936-1938.

Superintendent Manhattan District, 1938-1939, Ottawa District, 1939-1943. First Church McPherson, Kansas, from 1943.

Membership

Club: Rotary.

Connections

Married Frances Thomas, August 7, 1906. Children: Thomas Maxwell, Marian Louise.

father:
Danford E. Buck

mother:
Mary V. (Westbrook) Buck

spouse:
Frances Thomas

child:
Marian Louise Buck

child:
Thomas Maxwell Buck