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Clergyman , college president

Henry Bidleman Bascom, American clergyman, college president. member Louisville (Kentucky) Convention which organized Methodist Church South, 1845.

Background

Bascom, Henry Bidleman was born on May 27, 1796 in Hancock, New York, United States. Son of Alpheus and Hannah (Houk) Bascom.

Career

President Transylvania U., Lexington, Ky. Editor Southern Meth.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Methodism and Slavery, 1847. Sermons, 1849.

Membership

Member Louisville (Kentucky) Convention which organized Methodist Church South, 1845.

Connections

Married Miss Van Antwerp, March 7, 1839, 2 children.

father:
Alpheus Bascom

mother:
Hannah (Houk) Bascom

spouse:
Miss Van Antwerp