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George Philip Horst

Clergyman

George Philip Horst, American clergyman. Served as chaplain, First lieutenant, United States of America, World War; Member General Council Presbyterian Church United States of America; Mason.

Background

Horst, George Philip was born on January 26, 1884 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Peter William and Eliza Augusta (Jasper) Horst.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Alma (Michigan) College, 1908. Master of Arts, Princeton, 1911. Bachelor of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1911.

Doctor of Divinity, Washington College, Tennessee, 1915. Unmarried.

Career

Ordained ministry Presbyterian Church, 1911. Pastor Beacon Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1911-1914, Second Presbyterian Church, Portsmouth, O., 1914-1921. Director men’s work, Presbyterian Church, in United States of America, 1921-1931.

Pastor First Presbyterian Church, Wichita Falls, Texas, since 1931.

Membership

Served as chaplain, First lieutenant, United States of America, World War. Member General Council Presbyterian Church United States of America.

Connections

father:
Peter William Horst

mother:
Eliza Augusta (Jasper) Horst