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Henry Clinton Newell

Clergyman , educator

Henry Clinton Newell, American clergyman, educator. Member of faculty of Piedmont College, 1904-1913; Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, Phi Kappa Psi.; Mason.

Background

Newell, Henry Clinton was born on October 12, 1875 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Roscius Clinton and Sarah Allerton (Cushman) Newell.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Amherst, 1901. Bachelor of Divinity, Hartford Theological Seminary, 1916. Doctor of Divinity, Piedmont College, 1928.

Career

Member of faculty of Piedmont College, 1904-1913. Ordained Congregational ministry, 1908. Pastor Middlebury, Vermont, 1916-1930.

President Piedmont College, 1930-1936. Pastor of First Congressional Church Harwich, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 1936-1945. President emeritus, Piedmont College, since 1945.

Trustee Piedmont College.

Membership

Member of faculty of Piedmont College, 1904-1913. Member Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis, Phi Kappa Psi. Mason.; Clubs: Kiwanis, Rotary of Middlebury (honorary).

Connections

Married Ruth Anne Johnson, 1904 (died 1905). Married second, Mary Aurelia Bates, 1907 (died 1931).

father:
Roscius Clinton Newell

mother:
Sarah Allerton (Cushman) Newell

spouse:
Ruth Anne Johnson

spouse:
Mary Aurelia Bates