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Janifer Dewitt Meade

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Janifer Dewitt Meade, American bishop. Mason, Odd.

Background

Meade, Janifer Dewitt was born on March 1, 1868 in Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Annison and Ann Bertha (Scott) Meade.

Education

Northwestern University, Illinois, and Union Theological Seminary, New York.

Career

Ordained elder in African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, 1891. Elected bishop, for New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Ohio, November 9, 1898. Trustee Alberta Industrial School, Maryland.

Membership

Mason, Odd.

Connections

Married Annita Mallory, of Brunswick Company, Virginia, February 20, 1901.

father:
Annison Meade

mother:
Ann Bertha (Scott) Meade

spouse:
Annita Mallory