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Junius Moore Horner

bishop

Junius Moore Horner, American bishop.

Background

Horner, Junius Moore was born on July 7, 1859 in Oxford, North Carolina, United States. Son of James Hunter and Sophronia (Moore) Horner.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Johns Hopkins, 1885. Bachelor of Divinity, General Theological Seminary, 1890. Doctor of Divinity, University of the South, 1899.

Career

Deacon, 1890, priest, 1891, Protestant Episcopal Church. Principal Oxford (North Carolina) School for Boys, 1890-1898. Consecrated first missionary bishop of Asheville (North Carolina), December 28, 1898, now Diocese of Western North Carolina.

Connections

Married Eva Harker, December 14, 1892. Children: Eva, Katherine, Junius Moore.

father:
James Hunter Horner

mother:
Sophronia (Moore) Horner

spouse:
Eva Harker

child:
Eva Horner

child:
Katherine Horner

child:
Junius Moore Horner