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John Montgomery Gaston, American minister (member of clergy). Member Phi Delta Theta.

Background

Gaston, John Montgomery was born on September 12, 1868 in East Liverpool, Ohio, United States. Son of George and Rachel Gaston.

Education

Student Wooster U., Doctor of Divinity, 1918. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1892, Master of Arts, 1895. S.T.D., Princeton Theological Seminary, 1895.

Doctor of Laws, Johnson C. Smith U., Charlotte, North Carolina, 1925.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1895. Pastor chs. at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1895-1911. General secretary and treasurer Board of Missions for Freedmen of Presbyterian Church of United States of America since 1911.

Secretary Unit of Work for Colored People. General secretary and treasurer Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, North Carolina President board directors, Presbyterian Book Store, Pittsburgh.

Membership

Member Phi Delta Theta.

Connections

Married Harriet Cramp, December 31, 1895 (died November 5, 1922).; married second, Eva A. Montgomery, December 5, 1925. Children: Mistress Marion Gaston Ballard, John Montgomery.

father:
George Gaston

mother:
Rachel Gaston

spouse:
Harriet Cramp

spouse:
Eva A. Montgomery

child:
Mistress Marion Gaston Ballard Gaston

child:
John Montgomery Gaston