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Herbert Mccomb Moore

Clergyman , educator

Herbert Mccomb Moore, American clergyman, educator. Mason.

Background

Moore, Herbert Mccomb was born on August 17, 1876 in Macomb, Illinois, United States. Son of Josiah and Jennie (Lindsay) Moore.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lake Forest, 1896. Graduate McCormick Theological Seminary (now Presbyterian Theological Seminary of Chicago), 1899. Graduate study U.P. Seminary, Edinburg, Scotland (now United Free Church Seminary), 1899-1900.

Doctor of Divinity, University of Pittsburgh, 1921.

Career

1 son, Charles Herbert. Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1901. Pastor Goldfield, Colorado, 1901-1903, Grace Church, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1903-1906, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1906-1912.

University pastor Presbyterian Church, Ithaca, New York, 1913-1917. Secretary Young Men’s Christian Association, Chaumont and Lormont, France, 1917-1918. Harbison Foundation secretary Young Men’s Christian Association.

Member Dean’s Council, University of Pittsburgh, 1918-1920. President Lake Forest College since 1920.

Membership

Mason.; Clubs: University (Chicago).

Connections

Married Abigail Donohue, December 1902.

father:
Josiah Moore

mother:
Jennie (Lindsay) Moore

spouse:
Abigail Donohue