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Clergyman

Thomas Mcmillan Grant, American clergyman. Member General Conference, 1930, 34, 38, 40, 44, Uniting Conference, 1939. Trustee Duke U.

Background

Grant, Thomas Mcmillan was born on July 28, 1886 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States. Son of Reuben and Elizabeth (McMillan) Grant.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Trinity College (now Duke U.), 1909. Doctor of Divinity, High Point (North Carolina) College, 1943.

Career

One daughter, Ruby (Mistress W. D. Bennett). Ordained to ministry of Mechanical Engineering Church, South. Deacon, 1911, elder, 1913.

Pastor (junior preacher), Duke Memorial, Durham, North Carolina, 1909-1910, Leasburg, North Carolina, 1910, Mangum St. Church, Durham, 1910-1911, North Gates, North Carolina, 1911-1915, Hillsboro, North Carolina, 1915-1917, Hookerton, North Carolina, 1917-1919, Hertford, North Carolina, 1919-1923, Lumberton, North Carolina, 1923-1927, Wilson, North Carolina, 1927-1932. Presiding elder, New Bern District, North Carolina, 1932-1936, Jarvis Memorial, Greenville, North Carolina, 1936-1941. District superintendent Elizabeth City District, 1941-1942, Rocky Mount.

District, 1942-1947; First Church, Rocky Mount, North Carolina, since 1947. Member General Board Pensions, Methodist Church, 1948-1952. Trustee North Carolina Conference Methodist Church.

Secretary North Carolina Conference Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1925-1938. Secretary North Carolina Conference Methodist Church since 1938 (director superannuate endowment, 1929-1939. President conference Epworth League.

1923-1931; member board missions and church extension).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, North Carolina Conference Journal, Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1925-1938, North Carolina Conference Journal, Methodist Church, S.E. Jurisdiction, since 1939.

Membership

Member General Conference, 1930, 34, 38, 40, 44, Uniting Conference, 1939. Trustee Duke U.

Connections

Married Malene Harrell, December 28, 1910.; married second, Marie Hooker, June 12, 1919. Children: Isa Costen (M.D.), Malene Elizabeth, Doctor of Medicine (wife of C. Fred Irons, M.D.).

father:
Reuben Grant

mother:
Elizabeth (McMillan) Grant

spouse:
Malene Harrell

spouse:
Marie Hooker

child:
Isa Costen Grant (M.D.)

child:
Malene Elizabeth Grant

child:
M.D. Grant