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History educator

George Hite Shriver, American history educator. American Association Theological Schools fellow Southeastern Institute University North Carolina, 1968, National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1977; Swiss-American Exchange scholar International Institute Education, 1965-1966.


Shriver, George Hite was born on October 26, 1931 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States.


AB magna cum laude, Stetson University, 1953. Bachelor's Degree, Southeastern Seminary, Wake Forest, North Carolina, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1961.


Instructor, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1958-1959;professor, Southeastern Seminary, Wake Forest, 1959-1973;professor, Georgia Southern U., Statesboro, Georgia, since 1973;visiting professor, Meredith College, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1966-1967;visiting professor, Duke U., 1970-1971.



Baptists can be referred to as the ‘people of the Book’, because the Bible gives time proven principles of living for every area of life, including marriage, child rearing, family, relationships, finances, and spiritual living.


Christians should be dedicated to the holy responsibility and privilege of loving people of all races and ethnicities in religious communities.


Your desires, ambitions, goals, and purpose change as you begin to enjoy a close walk with a living God. These changes are different for each individual, and the journey needs to be taken a step at a time.


Member American Association of University Professors (president 1991-1992), Academy Religion, American Society Church History (board directors 1970-1972), American History Association, Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, hiking, reading.


Married Donna N. Shriver, (divorced 1981). Children: Rebecca, Bonnie, Laurie, David. Married Cathy B. Shriver.

Donna N. Shriver

Cathy B. Shriver.

Rebecca Shriver

Bonnie Shriver

Laurie Shriver

David Shriver