Log In

Samuel Hetherington Woodrow Edit Profile


Samuel Hetherington Woodrow, Australian clergyman. Member Phi Beta Kappa.


Woodrow, Samuel Hetherington was born on March 23, 1862 in Melbourne, Canada (father a citizen of the United States). Son of Clark and Eliza (Spear) Woodrow.


Bachelor of Arts, Bates College, Maine, 1888, Doctor of Divinity, 1903. Graduated from Yale Division School, 1892.


Ordained Congleton ministry, 1892. Pastor Westerly, Rhode Island, 1892-1895, Plymouth Church, Providence, Rhode Island, 1895-1898, Hope Church, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1898-1907, First Church, Washington, District of Columbia, May 1, 1907-1913, Pilgrim Church, St. Louis, May 1, 1913-1921, Newton Highlands, Massachusetts, 1921-1928. Delegate to missionary convention, Edinburgh, 1910.

Trustee Bates College, Hartford School of Religious Pedagogy, Atlanta (Georgia) Theological School, Drury College. Has traveled extensively in the United States and Europe.


  • Other Work

    • Probability and Possibility of Miracles, 1899. Essential Truth, 1904.


Member Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Winthrop. Yale.


Married Minnie Clough, November 6, 1888. Children: Frank Clough, Christine Hetherington (deceased).

Frank Clough Woodrow