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Clergyman , educator

Harvey Eugene Dana was an American clergyman and educator.

Background

Dana, Harvey Eugene was born on June 21, 1888 in near Vicksburg, Mississippi, United States. Son of Charles Martin and Eva Grace (Smith) Dana.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Mississippi College, Clinton, Mississippi, 1911, Bachelor of Arts, 1919. Doctor of Theology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, 1920. Studied University of Chicago, University of Dubuque.

Honorary Doctor of Laws, Ottawa (Kansas) U., 1939.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1908. Pastor Port Gibson, Mississippi and Utica, Mississippi, Allen Avenue Church, Fort Worth, Texas, Alvord, Texas, until 1919. Professor New Testament interpretation, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1919-1938.

President, Kansas City (Kansas) Baptist Theological Seminary (now Central Baptist Theological Seminary) since 1938. Pastor First Church, Ardmore, Oklahoma, 1931-1935.

Membership

Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, American Research Society. Mason, Woodman.

Connections

Married Tommy Elizabeth Pettit, July 13, 1909. Children: Eugenia Elizabeth and Elsie Marie.

father:
Charles Martin Dana

mother:
Eva Grace (Smith) Dana

spouse:
Tommy Elizabeth Pettit

child:
Eugenia Elizabeth and Elsie Marie Dana