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Horace Bray Haskell Edit Profile

Clergyman

Horace Bray Haskell, American clergyman. Member General Conference, 1912; member Board of Control, General Conference Epworth League, 1912-1916. Trustee E. Maine Conference Seminary, 1906-1917.

Background

Haskell, Horace Bray was born on September 5, 1869 in N. Vassalboro, Maine, United States. Son of of Conforth Ladd and Carrie Augusta (Jones) H.

Education

Graduate E. Maine Conference Seminary, Bucksport, 1892, Garrett Biblical Institute, 1899. Bachelor of Philosophy, Taylor U., 1900. Master of Arts, University of Maine, 1906.

Doctor of Divinity, Iowa Wesleyan.

Career

Entered Mechanical Engineering ministry, taken into conference and ordained deacon, 1896, elder, 1900. Pastor Dexter and Ripley, Maine, 1900-1903, Orono and Stillwater, Maine, 1904-1905. Superintendent Bucksport District, E. Maine Conference, 1906-1912.

Director Newman Institute, Jerusalem, Palestine, 1912-1917. President Beaver (Pennsylvania) College, 1917-1919. Field manager American City Bureau, New York, 1919-1920.

Financial secretary Montpelier (Vermont) Seminary, 1920-1921. Pastor Gardiner, Maine, 1922-1929. Pastor McKinley Church, Winona, Minnesota, 1929-1935.

Lyceum and chautauqua lecturer. Now retired.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to Stonington Master of Engineering‡.

Membership

Member General Conference, 1912. Member Board of Control, General Conference Epworth League, 1912-1916. Trustee E. Maine Conference Seminary, 1906-1917.

Connections

Married Bessie Gott Thurlow, of Stonington, Maine, April. Children: Marian Elizabeth, Ralph Everett, Margaret Augusta.

spouse:
Bessie Gott Thurlow

child:
Marian Elizabeth Haskell

child:
Ralph Everett Haskell

child:
Margaret Augusta Haskell