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Frank Thomas Cartwright

Clergyman

Frank Thomas Cartwright, American clergyman. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Delta Sigma Rho, Gamma Phi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Cartwright, Frank Thomas was born on October 24, 1884 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Son of Frank Turner and Mary (Dustman) Cartwright.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1911, Doctor of Divinity, 1936. Bachelor of Divinity, Garrett Biblical Institute, 1914, Doctor of Divinity, 1938. Student Union Theological Seminary, New York City, 1922-1923.

Career

Pastor, Grange Avenue Methodist Church, Racine, Wisconsin, 1911-1916, Asbury Methodist Church, Milwaukee, 1916-1917. Missionary, Foochow, Fukien, China, and editor China Christian Advisory, 1917-1928.

Associate secretary Board Foreign Missions, Methodist Episcopal Church, in charge Eastern and Southeastern Asia, 1929-1939, associate secretary Board of Missions and Church Extension, Methodist Church 1939-1955 (board name changed to Board Missions, 1952). Secretary United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia, 1955-1958. Executive secretary Nanking Theological Board of Founders, 1958-1961.

Lecturer, Far Eastern affairs—political, economics, religious.

Membership

Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Delta Sigma Rho, Gamma Phi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Mary Morris, December 28, 1911 (deceased. Children: Naomi Naylor (deceased), Frank Morris.

father:
Frank Turner Cartwright

mother:
Mary (Dustman) Cartwright

spouse:
Mary Morris

child:
Naomi Naylor Cartwright (deceased)

child:
Frank Morris Cartwright