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Clergyman

Theodore St. Clair Will, American clergyman. Decorated Order of Sangrael. Trustee Eggleston Memorial Hospital, Atlanta. Member Atlanta Christian Council, Church Society for College Work, Anglican Society, American Retreat Association; Member of Executive Committee, Federal Council Churches of Christ in American; Mason.

Background

Will, Theodore St. Clair was born on December 22, 1886 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Son of William Russell and Mildred Florence (Sinclair) Will.

Education

Student Deichmann School, 1902-1906. Bachelor of Arts, Johns. Hopkins University, 1910.

Bachelor of Divinity, Virginia Theological Seminary, 1913. Doctor of Divinity, University of the South, 1940.

Career

Clair, Junior, Austina Hardinge, Eleanor Caithness. Ordained deacon, P.E. Church, 1913, priest, 1914. Curate, Christ Church, Baltimore, 1914-1915.

Rector, Trinity Church, Elkridge, Maryland., 1916-1919, St. John’s Church, Kingsville, Maryland., 1920-1928, Calvary, Ashland, Kentucky, 1928-1932, Old St. John’s, Hampton, Virginia, 1932-1938. Rector All Saints Church, Atlanta, Georgia., since 1938. Examining chaplain Maryland., Lexington, and Southern Virginia and Atlanta.

Archdeacon of Ashland. President standing committee, Diocese of Lexington. Delegate to general convs. and provincial synods.

Active in Forward Movement.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Rural Parish, 1926. The Episcopal Church, Heritage of American Christians, 1934. The Church of Our Fathers, 1936.Co-author: Presiding Bishop’s Book for 1938.

Membership

Member Atlanta Christian Council, Church Society for College Work, Anglican Society, American Retreat Association. Member of Executive Committee, Federal Council Churches of Christ in American. Mason.; Clubs: Friars’, Piedmont Driving, Athletic (Atlanta).

Connections

Married Eleanor Hardinge, April. Children: Theodore St.

father:
William Russell Will

mother:
Mildred Florence (Sinclair) Will

spouse:
Eleanor Hardinge

child:
Theodore St Will