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John Stuart Conning

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John Stuart Conning, British church official. Member of committee on Hebrews of International Missionary Council and secretary joint department of Coöperating Boards, Home Missions Council.

Background

Conning, John Stuart was born on June 4, 1862 in Whithorn, Scotland. Son of James and Marian (McKeand) Conning.

Education

Student Oberlin (O.) College and University of Toronto. Bachelor of Divinity, Knox College, Toronto, 1890. Doctor of Divinity, St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland., 1919.

Career

Came to the United States, 1897, naturalized citizen, 1918. Ordained ministry Presbyterian Church, Canada, 1890. Pastor successively Caledonia, Out., Canada, Knox Church, Walkerton, Out., Reid Memorial, Walbrook and Westminster chs., Baltimore, Maryland., until 1919.

President.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Our Jewish Neighbors, 1928. Leila Adler, 1929

Membership

Member of committee on Hebrews of International Missionary Council and secretary joint department of Coöperating Boards, Home Missions Council.

Connections

Married Margaret Alison, January 1, 1890. Children: Norman Elmer, Gordon Russell, Margaret Helen, John Keith Gardner.

father:
James Conning

mother:
Marian (McKeand) Conning

spouse:
Margaret Alison

child:
Norman Elmer Conning

child:
Gordon Russell Conning

child:
Margaret Helen Conning

child:
John Keith Gardner Conning