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Henry Hayes Sweets

Clergyman

Henry Hayes Sweets, American clergyman. Member Board Corporators Presbyterian Ministers’ Fund for Life Insurance, Philadelphia; member National Education Association, Southern Association Colleges Secondary Schools, Delta Kappa Epsilon.; Mason. Filson.

Background

Sweets, Henry Hayes was born on October 6, 1872 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, United States. Son of Michael and Sarah K. (Matthis) Sweets.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Centre College, Kentucky, 1894, Doctor of Divinity, 1909, Doctor of Laws, 1947. Bachelor of Divinity, Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 1898. Doctor of Divinity, Presbyterian College South Carolina., 1909.

Doctor of Laws, Austin College, Texas, 1918, Southwestern Presbyterian U., 1923, Davidson, 1923, Erskine, 1939.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1897. Organizer, 1897, and pastor of James Lees Memorial Church, Louisville, 1897-1904. Secretary Board Edition and Ministerial Relief, Presbyterian Church United States, 1904-1943.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Planning the Good Life. The Church and Education. Source Book on Christian Education.Source Book on Spiritual Life and Evangelism. Also articles on ministry, ministerial relief, Christian education and philosophy of life. Cons. Christian Hgher Edn.

Membership

Member Board Corporators Presbyterian Ministers’ Fund for Life Insurance, Philadelphia. Member National Education Association, Southern Association Colleges Secondary Schools, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Mason. Filson.

Connections

Married Douschka Martin, November 27, 1907. Children: Henry H., Douschka M. (Mistress Robert V. Ackerman), F, Martin.

father:
Michael Sweets

mother:
Sarah K. (Matthis) Sweets

spouse:
Douschka Martin

child:
Henry H. Sweets

child:
Douschka M. Sweets (Mistress Robert V. Ackerman)

child:
F Sweets

child:
Martin Sweets