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Leonard Andrew Barrett

Clergyman , lecturer

Leonard Andrew Barrett, American clergyman, lecturer. Member Beta Theta Pi, Alpha Kappa Lambda.; Rotarian.

Background

Barrett, Leonard Andrew was born on November 1, 1874 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Andrew and May (Unsicker) Barrett.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Centre College, Danville, Kentucky, 1898, Doctor of Divinity, 1921. Graduate McCormick Theological Seminary, 1900.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1900. Assistant minister 3d Church, Chicago, 1900-1903. Minister Eells Memorial Church, Cleveland O., 1903-1911, First Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1911-1924.

Writing and lecturing since 1924. Stated supply 2d Presbyterian Church, Oak Park, Illinois, since 1931-1943.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Essence of Christianity, 1927. Also syndicated editorials since 1926. Lectures: The Spirit of Youth.The Soul of a City

    • Mankind in the Making. The Message of Victor Hugo to the Twentieth Century.

Membership

Member Beta Theta Pi, Alpha Kappa Lambda. Rotarian.; Clubs: Century, Literary (Wooster).

Connections

Married Nelie Ihrig, of Wooster, O., October 31, 1900. Children: Leonard Ihrig, Mistress Elizabeth May Gould.

father:
Andrew Barrett

mother:
May (Unsicker) Barrett

spouse:
Nelie Ihrig

child:
Leonard Ihrig Barrett

child:
Mistress Elizabeth May Gould Barrett