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Clergyman

George Edward Hawes, American clergyman. member General Assembly’s Committee on Christian Life and Work, 1920-1922. Wrote booklets: Story of the Last Shepherd, 1905.

Background

Hawes, George Edward was born on January 27, 1864 in at Fair Haven, Ohio, United States. Son of Edward and Mary Jane (Walden) Hawes.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania, 1885, A.M., 1888. Graduate Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, 1888. Doctor of Divinity, Erskine College and Westminster College, 1908, Washington and Jefferson, 1910.

Career

Ordained ministry U.P. Church, 1888. Pastor 2d Church, Mercer, Pennsylvania, 1888-1891, 1st Church, Portland, Oregon, 1892-1898, 1st Church, Braddock, Pennsylvania, 1898-1911. Joined Presbyterian Church, October, 1911.

Pastor 1st Presbyterian Church, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, 1911-1915, Market Square Church, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1915-1927. Evangelist Presbyterian Church since 1927, supply to various chs., 1929-1931. Pastor Westminister Church, St. Petersburg, Florida, since 1931.

Trustee Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, 1905-1911, also teacher of homiletics, same, 1905-1906. General secretary Young People’s Christian Union of U.P. Church, 1903-1906. Moderator Synod of the Columbia, U.P. Church, 1897, Pittsburgh Synod, 1905, Synod of Pennsylvania, 1922.

Member General Assembly’s Committee on Christian Life and Work, 1920-1922. Wrote booklets: Story of the Last Shepherd, 1905. The Fresh Air Child, 1906.

Membership

Member General Assembly’s Committee on Christian Life and Work, 1920-1922. Wrote booklets: Story of the Last Shepherd, 1905.

Connections

Married Eva Cecelia McKean, October 15, 1890 (died January 21, 1920).; married second, Mistress. Children: Mistress Helen Rebekah Hurrell, Mistress Mary Walden McDivitt, Edward McKean.

father:
Edward Hawes

mother:
Mary Jane (Walden) Hawes

spouse:
Eva Cecelia McKean

spouse:
Mistress

child:
Mistress Helen Rebekah Hurrell Hawes

child:
Mistress Mary Walden McDivitt Hawes

child:
Edward McKean Hawes