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Milton Augustus Barber

Clergyman

Milton Augustus Barber, American clergyman. member of the board of directors Young Men’s Christian Association, Thompson Orphanage (Charlotte).

Background

Barber, Milton Augustus was born on January 25, 1869 in Hyde Company, North Carolina, United States. Son of Review Samuel Swann and Adelaide (Watson) Barber.

Education

B.L. from Hobart College, 1895, S.T.D. from same college, 1929. Graduate General Theological Seminary, 1898.

Career

Deacon, 1898, priest, 1899, Protestant Episcopal Church. Rector St. Paul’s Church, Wilmington, North Carolina, 1898-1900, St. Mark’s Church, San Marcos, Texas, 1900-1905, St. Athanasius Church, Burlington, North Carolina, 1905-1907, Christ Church, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1907-1935. Became rector emeritus Christ Church Was member standing committee Diocese of W. Texas.

7 times deputy to General Convention, Protestant Episcopal Church. President standing committee Diocese of North Carolina. Trustee St. Augustine School, Olivia Raney Library of Raleigh.

Membership

Member of the board of directors Young Men’s Christian Association, Thompson Orphanage (Charlotte).

Connections

Married Harriet Winfield, October 4, 1898. Children: Alfred Augustus, Adelaide Watson (deceased), Harriet Atkinson, Howard Winfield, Elizabeth Swann, Milton Augustus, Junior.

father:
Review Samuel Swann Barber

mother:
Adelaide (Watson) Barber

spouse:
Harriet Winfield

child:
Alfred Augustus Barber

child:
Adelaide Watson Barber (deceased)

child:
Harriet Atkinson Barber

child:
Howard Winfield Barber

child:
Elizabeth Swann Barber

child:
Milton Augustus Barber

child:
Jr Barber