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Oscar Reeves Stilson

Clergyman , college dean

Oscar Reeves Stilson, American clergyman, college dean. member Pi Gamma Mu.

Background

Stilson, Oscar Reeves was born on June 1, 1876 in Unadilla, Michigan, United States. Son of Henry Noble and Frances (Reeves) Stilson.

Education

Student Adrian (Michigan) College Academy, 1897-1899. Bachelor of Arts, Adrian College, 1903. A.M., University of Michigan, 1925.

Student, Oberlin Coil., summer 1910.

Career

Ordained to ministry Methodist Protestant Church, 1903. Pastor Jeddo, Michigan, 1903-1905, Capac, Michigan, 1905-1910. Professor of history and economics, Adrian College, 1910-1912, professor philosophy and psychology, 1912-1915, professor psychology and education, 1915-1935, registar, 1916-1935.

Dean and professor of philosophy and Bible, Huntington (Indiana) College, 1935-1946, dean emeritus, professor philosophy and Bible since 1946. Secretary Michigan Annual Conference Methodist Protestant Church, 1906-1910. President Michigan Association Collegiate Registrars, 1934-1935.

Charter member Pi Gamma Museum Home: 1836 College Avenue, Huntington Indiana‡.

Membership

Member Pi Gamma Mu.

Connections

Married Addie A. Hague, September 15, 1898.

father:
Henry Noble Stilson

mother:
Frances (Reeves) Stilson

spouse:
Addie A. Hague