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Clergyman , educator

James Sylvester Armentrout, American clergyman, educator. Member National Council Churches (division Christian education), American Association School Religious Education, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Armentrout, James Sylvester was born on July 14, 1887 in Matuta, Tennessee, United States. Son of Cyrus Bruce and Loutetia (Moore) Armentrout.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington College, 1905. Bachelor of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary (Old Testament fellowship), 1909. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1930.

Doctor of Philosophy., Yale, 1933. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Waynesburg College, 1942.

Career

1 son, James Sylvester. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1908. Pastor New Hope (Pennsylvania) Church, 1909-1911.

Assistant pastor First Church, Lancaster, 1911-1914, Pine St. Church, Harrisburg, 1914-1917. Director leadership education Board Christian Education.

Membership

Member National Council Churches (division Christian education), American Association School Religious Education, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Jane Churchill Gulick, August 23, 1909.

father:
Cyrus Bruce Armentrout

mother:
Loutetia (Moore) Armentrout

spouse:
Jane Churchill Gulick