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Clergyman

James Ware Durham, American clergyman.

Background

Durham, James Ware was born on February 20, 1875 in Hawertons, Virginia, United States. Son of William Franklin and Mary Adeline Durham.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Richmond (Virginia) College, 1900. Bachelor of Divinity, University of Chicago, 1904.

Career

Ordained Baptist ministry, 1902. Pastor Pontiac, Illinois, 1904-1907, Bainbridge St. Church, Richmond, Virginia, 1908-1912, First Church, Roanoke, Virginia, 1913-1914, Calvary Church, Erie, Pennsylvania, since February 1, 1915. Director Foreign Mission Board of Southern Baptist Convention.

Trustee Woman’s College, Richmond, Virginia Address: 524 W. 10th St., Erie PA‡.

Connections

Married Janet Stuart Oldershaw, of Chicago, June 29, 1904.

father:
William Franklin

mother:
Mary Adeline Durham

spouse:
Janet Stuart Oldershaw