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theologian

John Hunter Webster, American theologian.

Background

Webster, John Hunter was born on January 8, 1862 in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John and Isabel Grace Young (Clarkson) Webster.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Westminster College, Pennsylvania, 1886. Graduate Xenia Theological Seminary, 1893. Doctor of Divinity, Tarkio (Missouri) College, 1908.

Career

Ordained U.P. ministry, 1893. Pastor Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1893-1895, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, 1895-1908. Professor New Testament literature and exegesis, Xenia Theological Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri (formerly at Xenia, O.), 1909-1930.

Professor New Testament language and literature, Pittsburgh-Xenia Theological Seminary, since 1930.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor on religious subjects.

Connections

Married Lora Wilson, June 29, 1893. Children: Clarkson Wilson, Chauncey Wilson, Archibald Wilson, John Hunter (deceased), Margaret Adelaide (Mistress P. W. Goodell), Rosanna Grace (Mistress G. A. Graham).

father:
John Webster

mother:
Isabel Grace Young (Clarkson) Webster

spouse:
Lora Wilson

child:
Chauncey Wilson Webster

child:
Margaret Adelaide Webster (Mistress P. W. Goodell)

child:
Rosanna Grace Webster (Mistress G. A. Graham)

child:
Archibald Wilson Webster

child:
Clarkson Wilson Webster

child:
John Hunter Webster (deceased)