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George Boone Mccreary

Clergyman , educator

George Boone Mccreary, American clergyman, educator. Member S.A.R.

Background

Mccreary, George Boone was born on December 9, 1875 in New Concord, Ohio, United States. Son of Henry (Doctor of Medicine and Samantha Ann (Stevenson) McC.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Muskingum College, New Concord, O., 1895. Master of Arts, 1902, Doctor of Divinity, 1924. Doctor of Philosophy, Grove City (Pennsylvania) College, 1914.

Graduate Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, 1898. Student of University of Chicago, 1901.

Career

Ordained ministry U.P. Church, 1900. Pastor Pretty Prairie, Kansas, 1900-1901. Teacher Ingleside Academy, Burgettstown, Pennsylvania, 1902-1903.

Pastor Hobart, Oklahoma, 1903-1905. Professor Greek, Bible and philosophy, Epworth U., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1905-1908. Professor Bible and philosophy, also registrar Sterling College, 1908-1914.

Professor Bible and philosophy, Hope College, Holland, Michigan, 1914-1917. Professor Greek, Muskingum College, 1917-1920, also acting professor Bible, 1917-1919. Professor philosophy, same college, 1920-1924.

Professor philosophy of religion and applied Christianity, Xenia Theological Seminary (now Pittsburgh-Xenia Theological Seminary), 1924-1946. Retired. Lecturer on war aims, S.A.T.C., World War.

Membership

Member S.A.R.

Connections

Married Lova Ruth Fowler, September 24, 1901. Children: Dorothy, Jane Elizabeth, Robert Henry.

father:
Henry Mccreary

spouse:
Lova Ruth Fowler

child:
Robert Henry Mccreary

child:
Jane Elizabeth Mccreary

child:
Dorothy Mccreary