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Clergyman

Roy Hilton Campbell, American clergyman. Kiwanian.

Background

Campbell, Roy Hilton was born on November 19, 1879 in Benecia, California, United States. Son of Alfred Hilton and Emmeline (Burroughs) Campbell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Pomona College, Claremont, California, 1903. Master of Arts, University of Calfo., 1906. B.C., Pacific School of Religion, 1910, Doctor of Divinity, 1924.

Career

1 son, Royal Hilton; married second, Abigail Swisher Martin, June 25, 1939. Ordained minstry Congressional Church, 1910. Boys’ work secretary, Young Men’s Christian Association, Portland, Oregon, 1902-1903.

General Secretary, Young Men’s Christian Association, San Diego, California, 1904-1905. Same, University of California, 1908-1909. Pastor Palo Alto, California, 1910-1915, Calvary Congressional Church, Oakland, California, 1915-1917.

Director Pacific Coast religious activities, Young Men’s Christian Association, huts in cantonments, 1917-1919. Pastor Pilgrim Congressional Church, Seattle, Washington, 1919-1920, 1st Congressional Church, San Diego, 1920-1940, Central Congressional Church, La Mesa, 1940-1945. Leader San Diego Community Chest.

President California Conference of Social Work. Trustee Pacific School of Religion. Chaplain Greenwood.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Three Vital Questions, 1926. Learning to Live, 1939. The Turn to Religion, 1940.Feature writer San Diego Evening Tribune. Radio lecturer.

Membership

Kiwanian.

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Burleigh, April.; married second, Abigail Swisher Martin, June 25, 1939.

father:
Alfred Hilton Campbell

mother:
Emmeline (Burroughs) Campbell

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth Burleigh

spouse:
Abigail Swisher Martin