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Clergyman

James Finley Hardie, American clergyman. member home mission committee, Mecklenburg Presbytery; member Synod’s Work Committee of North Carolina; member Permanent Committee on Co-operation and Union, General Assembly. Trustee Austin College, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Virginia; Mason (32°, Shriner).

Background

Hardie, James Finley was born on January 29, 1880 in Selma, Alabama, United States. Son of Thomas Chalmers and Hannah Jane (Welch) Hardie.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1908, Doctor of Divinity, 1921. Master of Arts, University of Texas, 1911. Bachelor of Divinity, Austin (Texas) Theological Seminary, 1911.

Career

Ordained into the ministry of the Presbytn. Church in United States, 1911. Pastor Clifton, Texas, 1911-1916, Taylor, 1916-1920, 2d Church, Houston, 1920-1929, 2d Church, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1929-1936, Broadway Church, Fort Worth, Texas, 1936-1949, First Presbyterian Church, San Saba, Texas, from 1949.

Vice chairman Home Mission Council, General Assembly Presbyterian Church in the United States. Chairman Home Mission Committee, Synod of Texas. Member home mission committee, Mecklenburg Presbytery.

Charter member Assembly’s work committee, Presbyterian Church in the United States. Member Synod’s Work Committee of North Carolina. Chairman Home Mission Committee Fort Worth Presbytery.

Member Permanent Committee on Co-operation and Union, General Assembly. Trustee Austin College, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Virginia.

Membership

Member home mission committee, Mecklenburg Presbytery. Member Synod’s Work Committee of North Carolina. Member Permanent Committee on Co-operation and Union, General Assembly.

Trustee Austin College, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Virginia. Mason (32°, Shriner). Clubs: Good.

Connections

Married Martha Dickson Roe, August 14, 1913 (died April 18, 1943).; married second, Louisa Stuart Roe, January 15, 1946. Children: Maybelle, James Finley.

father:
Thomas Chalmers Hardie

mother:
Hannah Jane (Welch) Hardie

spouse:
Martha Dickson Roe

spouse:
Louisa Stuart Roe

child:
Maybelle Hardie

child:
James Finley Hardie