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Horace Batchelor

Clergyman

Horace Batchelor, British clergyman. Mason (K.T., 33°), Kiwanian (district governor Illinois).

Background

Batchelor, Horace was born on July 17, 1887 in Eastbourne, England. Son of Alfred Horace and Elizabeth (Gosden) Batchelor.

Education

Graduate Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Chicago, 1921. Bachelor of Theology, Auburn Theological Seminary, 1937. Doctor of Divinity, Millikin U.

Career

Mistress G. V. Wheeler). Came to the United States, 1905, naturalzied, 1916. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1910.

Pastor, Bruce, Wisconsin, 1910-1911, Seymour, 1912-1916, Birnanwood, 1917-1918. Ridgefarm, Illinois, 1921-1922, Tuscola, 1922-1925. Pastor Presbyterian Church, Mattoon, Illinois, 1925-1956, minister emeritus, since 1957.

Moderator Presbyterian Synod of Illinois, 1933. President board of trustees Milliken U.

Membership

Mason (K.T., 33°), Kiwanian (district governor Illinois).

Connections

Married Stella Belle Potter, June 8, 1911.

father:
Alfred Horace Batchelor

mother:
Elizabeth (Gosden) Batchelor

spouse:
Stella Belle Potter