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Clergyman

Lloyd Tilghman Wilson, American clergyman.

Background

Wilson, Lloyd Tilghman was born on December 16, 1866 in Graves Company, Kentucky, United States. Son of William John and Rebecca Josephine (Eley) Wilson.

Education

Graduate Southern Normal school and Business College, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1885. Doctor of Divinity, Union U., Jackson, Tennessee, 1904.

Career

In wholesale grocery and tobacco brokerage business, 1886-1898. Ordained Baptist ministry, 1897. Pastor 2d Church, Paducah, Kentucky, 1897-1898, 1st Church, Humboldt, Tennessee, 1899-1903, Edgefield Church, Nashville, 1904-1905, East Church, Louisville, Kentucky, 1906-1908, 1st Church, Newport News, Virginia, 1909-1912, Grace St. Church, Richmond, Virginia, 1912-1917, Broadway Church, Knoxville, Tennessee, April 1917-December 1919.

Correspondent secretary and treasurer Executive Board of Tennessee Baptist Convention, December 10, 1919-1924. Pastor 1st Baptist Church, High Point, North Carolina, 1924-1929, Southside Church, Lakeland, Florida, since 1929. President Boscobel College, Nashville, Tennessee, 1904-1905.

Membership

Member S.S. Board Southern Baptist Convention, 1904-1908. Member Foreign Missionary Board. Member General Board of Missions and Education, North Carolina Baptists, since 1927.

Connections

Married Helen Hortense Byng, November 6, 1889. Children: Rhey Byng, Lloyd T., Ione Louise (Mistress Jack Mason Smith), Everett Dodson (deceased).

father:
William John Wilson

mother:
Rebecca Josephine (Eley) Wilson

spouse:
Helen Hortense Byng

child:
Rhey Byng Wilson

child:
Lloyd T. Wilson

child:
Ione Louise Wilson (Mistress Jack Mason Smith)

child:
Everett Dodson Wilson (deceased)