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John Dominique La Mothe

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John Dominique La Mothe, British bishop. Mason.

Background

Mothe, John Dominique La was born on June 8, 1868 in Ramsey, Isle of Man. Son of John Corlet and Sarah (Banks) L. Mothe.

Education

Student King William’s College, Isle of Man, 1884-1885. Graduate Theological Seminary in Virginia, 1894. Doctor of Divinity, St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland., 1921, also Theological Seminary in Virginia, same year.

Career

Rector St. Paul’s Church, Hamilton, Virginia, 1894-1901. Assistant Epiphany Church, Washington, District of Columbia, 1901-1902. Rector Christ Church, St. Joseph, Missouri, 1903-1904.

Associate rector Epiphany Church, Washington, District of Columbia, 1905-1907. Rector St. Paul’s Church, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1907-1916, Ascension Church, Baltimore, Maryland., 1916-1921. Consecrated bishop missionary jurisdiction of Honolulu, June 29, 1921.

Deputy to General Convention Protestant Episcopal Church, 1910.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Margaret Meade Walker, August 30, 1894. Children: John Walker (deceased), Mistress Margaret Corlet Aaron, Jean M. (deceased), John D. Deacon, 1894, priest, 1895, Protestant Episcopal Church.

father:
John Corlet Mothe

mother:
Sarah (Banks) L. Mothe

spouse:
Margaret Meade Walker

child:
priest Mothe

child:
John D. Deacon Mothe

child:
1895 Mothe

child:
1894 Mothe

child:
John Walker Mothe (deceased)

child:
Jean M. Mothe (deceased)

child:
P.E. Ch Mothe

child:
Mistress Margaret Corlet Aaron Mothe