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Samuel Newman Baxter

clergyman

Samuel Newman Baxter, American clergyman. Member Theta Chi.; Rotarian.

Background

Baxter, Samuel Newman was born on August 14, 1913 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Newman and Lucy A. (Bolton) Baxter.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1935. Bachelor of Sacred Theology, General Theological Seminary, 1939, S.T.D., 1970.

Career

Ordained deacon Episcopal Church, 1939, priest, 1940. Pastor in North Carolina, 1939-1941, Pennsylvania, 1941-1948. Archdeacon Diocese of Western New York, 1948-1954.

Rector Church of Good Shepherd, Austin, Texas, from 1954. Former secretary House of Deputies and General Convention Episcopalian Church. Secretary Diocese of Texas since 1965.

Membership

Member Theta Chi.; Rotarian.

Connections

Married Catharine D. Fagan, June 8, 1940. Children: C. Dallas Dixon, Lucy A. Bolton.

father:
Samuel Newman Baxter

mother:
Lucy A. (Bolton) Baxter

spouse:
Catharine D. Fagan

children:
C. Dallas Dixon Baxter

Lucy A. Bolton Baxter