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Thomas Franklin Day, American theologian. Member Religious Education Association, Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis.

Background

Day, Thomas Franklin was born on August 31, 1852 in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Thomas McPherrin and Isabella (Jones) Day.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio U., Athens, 1876, Master of Arts, 1879. Graduate Union Theological Seminary, 1880. Special studies in university of Chicago, 1896, and Berlin, 1905.

Graduate work Syracuse University, Doctor of Philosophy, 1916. Doctor of Divinity, Hastings (Nebraska) College, 1895.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1880. Home missionary, American Fork, Utah, 1880-1890. Professor Hebrew and O. T. literature, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 1890-1913, resigned.

Traveled in Europe, Egypt and Palestine, 1913. Professor Biblical literature, Olivet (Michigan) College, 1913-1914. Acting professor philosophy, Whiteman College, Washington, 1916-1917.

Actg. pastor First Church, San Rafael, California, 1918-1919. Director relig. education First Church, San Francisco, 1923-1925.

Membership

Member Religious Education Association, Society Biblical Literature and Exegesis.

Connections

Married Ada A. Kingsbury, June 29, 1881 (died March 20, 1930). Children: George Martin, Edward Carroll, Isabella, Clarence Burton.

father:
Thomas McPherrin Day

mother:
Isabella (Jones) Day

spouse:
Ada A. Kingsbury

child:
George Martin Day

child:
Clarence Burton Day

child:
Isabella Day

child:
Edward Carroll Day