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Clergyman

Thomas Watters, Irish clergyman. member of the board of supts; member Board of Christian Edn.

Background

Watters, Thomas was born on September 13, 1860 in Rauross, Ireland. Son of John W. and Elizabeth (Devor) Watters.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, New York University, 1884. Graduate Union Theological Seminary, 1888. Doctor of Divinity, Cedarville (O.) College, 1899.

Career

Ordained Reformed Presbyterian ministry, 1889. Pastor First Church, Brooklyn, 1889-1892, First Church, Pittsburgh, 1892-1906, Tabernacle Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, 1906-1922. Moderator General Synod Reformed Presbyterian Church, 1894.

Member of the board of supts. Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, 1891-1901. Trustee Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, 1904-1906.

Secretary board of trustees Cedarville College, 1898-1906. President Board of Temperance and Moral Welfare, Presbyterian Church, 1913. Member Board of Christian Education, 1923.

President Pittsburgh Florence Crittenton Home, 1923. Home: Williamsport, Pa.

Membership

Member of the board of supts. Member Board of Christian Edn.

Connections

Married Margaret E. Downs, October 24, 1899.

mother:
Elizabeth (Devor) Watters