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Ludwell Hunter Estes, American clergyman. Mason (Scottish Rite, Shriner).


Estes, Ludwell Hunter was born on December 27, 1879 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Ludwell Hunter and Esther Taylor (Daman) Estes.


Educational public schools of Memphis. Graduate McTyeire Institute, McKenzie, Tennessee, 1906.


Mistress J. Rochester Busby). Secretary boys’ department Young Men’s Christian Association, Memphis, Tennessee, 1899, night secretary of railraod branch, Chicago, 1900. Ordained Methodist of ministry, 1906.

Secretary of Memphis Annual Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1914-1942. Assistant secretary of General Conference Methodist at Episcopal Church, South, 1922-1926, secretary, 1930, 34, 38. Secretary of Uniting Conference at Methodist Episcopal Church, Methodist of Episcopal Church, and Methodist of Protestant Church, Kansas City, Missoury, 1939.

Secretary of General Conference at The Methodist Church. Secretary of Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference at the Methodist Church. District superintendent of Dyersburg District, Memphis Annual Conference at The Methodist Church, 1942.

Pastor of 1st. Methodist Church, Milan, Tennessee after 1948. Secretary of board trustees and board of managers Methodist Hospital, Memphis, from 1921. Recording secretary Board of Education of The Methodist Church, 1940.


Mason (Scottish Rite, Shriner).


Married Sarah Lee Powell, June 11, 1907.

Ludwell Hunter Estes

Esther Taylor (Daman) Estes

Sarah Lee Powell