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Clergyman , educator

John Alexander Mac Intosh was a Canadian clergyman, educator.

Background

Intosh, John Alexander Mac was born on April 11, 1868 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Son of James Campbell and Rebecca (Davies).

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dalhousie U., Halifax, Nova Scoti, 1892. Studied Columbia, 1893-1894. Graduate Union Theological Seminary, 1895.

Doctor of Divinity, Dubuque (Iowa) College and Seminary, 1914. Doctor of Laws, Lake Forest U., 1925.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1895. Pastor John Knox Church, Jersey City, New Jersey, 1895-1897, 1st Church, Malone, New York, 1897-1912, 1st Church, Ithaca, 1912-1919. Professor philosophy of religion and ethics, McCormick Theological Seminary, since 1919.

Lecturer in philosophy and ethics, Columbia, summer 1921. President Union Seminary Alumni Association, 1920-1921.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Sara Elizabeth Archibald, June 29, 1897. Children: Archibald, Mildred, Marion, Ruth.

father:
James Campbell M.

mother:
Rebecca (Davies) M.

spouse:
Sara Elizabeth Archibald

child:
Archibald Intosh

child:
Mildred Intosh

child:
Marion Intosh

child:
Ruth Intosh