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Clergyman , teacher

John Wesley Malone, American teacher, clergyman.

Background

Malone, John Wesley was born on July 10, 1856 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Son of Jeremiah Dumas and Mary (Hale) Malone.

Education

A.M., Hiwassee College, Madisonville, Tennessee, 1881, Doctor of Divinity, 1901. Studied Vanderbilt University, 1883-1884.

Career

College president 27 years to 1925. Reëstablished Grenda (Mississippi) College, 1889-1894, with Andrew College, Cuthbert, Georgia, 1906-1918, Centenary College, Cleveland, 1918-1925, retiring as president Pastor Methodist Episcopal Church S., Brunswick, Georgia, 1902-1906. Pastor Rural Retreat, Virginia Trustee Millsaps College, Grenada College, Centenary College Home: Rural Retreat, Va.

Connections

Married Lillian Kemp, June 15, 1887. Children: Raiford Kemp, Dumas Hale, John Wesley (deceased), Miles Sturdivant, Lillian, Mary Elizabeth, Sara Heath (Mistress Rogers Post Sharp), Virginia.

father:
Jeremiah Dumas Malone

mother:
Mary (Hale) Malone

spouse:
Lillian Kemp

child:
Raiford Kemp Malone

child:
Dumas Hale Malone

child:
John Wesley Malone (deceased)

child:
Miles Sturdivant Malone

child:
Lillian Malone

child:
Mary Elizabeth Malone

child:
Sara Heath Malone (Mistress Rogers Post Sharp)

child:
Virginia Malone