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Frederick Thomas Keeney

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Frederick Thomas Keeney, American bishop. Member Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Keeney, Frederick Thomas was born on February 9, 1863 in Fabius, New York, United States. Son of Seabury B. and Melvina Esther (Andrews) Keeney.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Syracuse University, 1886, the Master of Philisophy, 1889, Doctor of Divinity, 1900, Doctor of Laws, 1920.

Career

L. Ordained Mechanical Engineering ministry. 1886; pastor Cincinnatus, New York, 1886-1887, Tully, New York, 1888-1889, Cazenovia, New York, 1890-1892, Elmira, New York, 1893-1898, Penn Yan, New York, 1898-1899. Presiding elder Auburn District, 1899-1901.

Pastor Elmira. 1901-1904, Syracuse, New York, 1904-1919. Executive secretary spiritual resource department Missionary Centenary, 1919-1920. Elected bishop, May 1920.

Director Million Unit.

Membership

Member Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Georgia S. Smith, August 3, 1886 (died May 8, 1929).

father:
Seabury B. Keeney

mother:
Melvina Esther (Andrews) Keeney

spouse:
Georgia S. Smith