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Frank Chalmers Mckean

Clergyman

Frank Chalmers Mckean, American clergyman. member Judicial Commission General Assembly Presbyterian Church, 1925-1929; Member Pi Gamma Museum; Mason (32°,Kiloton), Rotarian (president West Hollywood).; Club: California Country.

Background

Mckean, Frank Chalmers was born on July 7, 1874 in Evans, Colorado, United States. Son of Captain Francis Crawford and Jane Eleanor (Dunlap) Mckean.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lenox College, Hopkinton, Iowa, 1894, Doctor of Divinity, 1907. Graduate Princeton Theological Seminary, 1899. A.M., Princeton, 1902.

Married Ethel Vaughn Wallace, May 23, 1900.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1899. Pastor Holton, Kansas, 1900-1905, Salina, 1905-1910, Winfield, 1910-1913, Central Church, Des Moines, Iowa, 1913-1924, 1st Church, Spokane, 1924-1930. Pastor W. Hollywood Church, Los Angeles, 1931-1943, now pastor emeritus.

Preacher Easter Sunrise Service, Hollywood Bowl, 1937. Chairman Exemption Board Northern 3, Des Moines, World War. Trustee Lenox College, Whitworth College Chairman educational commission for Synod of Washington.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Magnetism of Mystery, 1922. The Legacy of Great Days, 1940. Abraham Lincoln, The First American 1953.

Membership

Member Judicial Commission General Assembly Presbyterian Church, 1925-1929. Member Pi Gamma Museum. Mason (32°,Kiloton), Rotarian (president West Hollywood).

Club: California Country.

Connections

Children: Frank Wallace, Donald Chalmers.

father:
Captain Francis Crawford Mckean

mother:
Jane Eleanor (Dunlap) Mckean

child:
Frank Wallace Mckean

child:
Donald Chalmers Mckean