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Clergyman

John Wilfred Haywood, American clergyman. Member Pi Lambda Psi. Independent (Socialist).; Member American Woodman (treasurer).

Background

Haywood, John Wilfred was born on July 4, 1881 in Maury County, Tennessee, United States. Son of Charles and Jennie (Kennedy) Haywood.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, 1903, A.M., Bachelor of Sacred Theology, 1911, S.T.D., 1925, honorary Doctor of Laws, 1940. Honorary Doctor of Divinity Gammon Theological Seminary, Atlanta, Georgia., 1926.

Career

Ordained to ministry of Methodist Church, 1910. Pastor Brooklyn, New York, 1911-1912, Marshall, Texas, 1912-1917. Dean Wiley College, Marshall, Texas, 1917-1919.

Professor education, Morgan College, Baltimore, Maryland., 1920-1924, dean 1924-1936. President Morristown Junior College, Morristown, Tennessee, 1936-1944. President Gammon Theological Seminary, Atlanta, Georgia., 1944-1948.

Field secretary, Methodist Board on World Peace, from 1948. Secretary Methodist Central Jurisdictional Conference, 1940, 44. Assistant secretary Methodist General Conference, 1944.

Membership

Member Pi Lambda Psi. Independent (Socialist). Member American Woodman (treasurer).

Connections

Married Lottie J. Burnett, August 4, 1904. Children: John Wilfred, Rendall Burnett, Violet G. (Mistress Violet French).

father:
Charles Haywood

mother:
Jennie (Kennedy) Haywood

spouse:
Lottie J. Burnett

child:
Violet G. Haywood (Mistress Violet French)

child:
John Wilfred Haywood

child:
Rendall Burnett Haywood