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Clergyman

George Elliott, American clergyman. Member Federal Council Churches of Christ in America.

Background

Elliott, George was born on December 14, 1851 in Licking Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Review Alexander C. and Margaret A. Elliott.

Education

Student Otterbein U. Bachelor of Science, Cornell College, Iowa, 1872, Master of Science, 1875, Doctor of Divinity, 1894, Doctor of Laws, 1904. Doctor of Laws, Albion College, 1902.

Career

Pastor, Baltimore, 1884, Washington, 1887, Philadelphia, 1894. Central Methodist Episcopal Church, Detroit, 1900-1907, field secretary Board of Home Missions, Methodist Episcopal Church, Chicago, 1907-1910. Pastor Madison Avenue Church, Bay City, Michigan, 1910-1914, Mount Clemens, Michigan, 1914-1918.

Preacher at large, Detroit Episcopal area of Methodist Episcopal Church, 1918-1920. Editor Methodist Review. since 1920.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Abiding Sabbath, 1884. The Beauty of Jesus, 1904. Biblical Criticism and Preaching, 1913.The Christmas Canticles, 1922.

Membership

Member Federal Council Churches of Christ in America.

Connections

Married Anna Margaret Corfield, November 12, 1875. Children: George (deceased), Philip (deceased), Mary, Margaret.

father:
Review Alexander C.

mother:
Margaret A. Elliott

spouse:
Anna Margaret Corfield

child:
Mary Elliott

child:
Margaret Elliott

child:
George Elliott (deceased)

child:
Philip Elliott (deceased)