George Junkin Edit Profile
Graduate Jefferson College, 1813.
Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1818. Pastor, Milton, Pennsylvania, 1819-1830. Instigated establishment Milton Academy.
Commissioner General Synod of Associate Reformed Church, 1826. Prominent in councils and controversies of Presbyterian Church. Principal Manual Labor Academy of Pennsylvania, Germantown.
1st president Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania, 1832-1841, 44-48. President Miami University, Oxford, O., 1841-1844, Washington College, Lexington, Virginia, 1848-1861.
Married Julia Miller, June 1, 1819. Children: Eleanor, Margaret.