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Clergyman

Walter Lindsay Caldwell, American clergyman. member Assembly’s Committee on Stewardship and Finance, 1933-1939; Member Tennessee Lord’s Day Alliance; member General Assembly’s Committee Overseas Relief; member Synod’s Committee on Defense Service Council.; Member Alpha Tau Omega, Pi Gamma Museum; Club: Palaver.

Background

Caldwell, Walter Lindsay was born on October 17, 1871 in Sardis, Mississippi, United States. Son of Andrew Harper and Sarah Ann (Williamson) Caldwell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Southwestern Presbyterian U., Clarksville, Tennessee (now Southwestern College, Memphis), 1890, graduate theological department, 1895. Student Princeton College and Seminary, 1897-1898. Doctor of Divinity, Southwestern, 1912.

Career

February 1964); children—Jean Lupton (deceased), Paul Lanier (deceased), Charlotte Lindsay, Anne L. Ordained ministry Presbyterian Church in the United States, 1895. Co-pastor Third Church, Memphis, 1895-1896, pastor 1898-1911. Pastor Woodland St. Church, Nashville, 1911-1945 (built new church 1917).

Chairman General Assembly’s Executive Committee Foreign Missions, Presbyterian Church in the United States. Member Assembly’s Committee on Stewardship and Finance, 1933-1939. Moderator Synod of Tennessee, 1930-1931, trustee.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: The Story of a Vineyard, 1927.

Membership

Member Assembly’s Committee on Stewardship and Finance, 1933-1939. Member Tennessee Lord’s Day Alliance. Member General Assembly’s Committee Overseas Relief.

Member Synod’s Committee on Defense Service Council. Member Alpha Tau Omega, Pi Gamma Museum. Club: Palaver.

Connections

Married Carrie Lupton, March 7, 1900 (deceased. Children: Jean Lupton (deceased), Paul Lanier (deceased), Charlotte Lindsay, Anne L. Ordained ministry Presbyterian.

father:
Andrew Harper Caldwell

mother:
Sarah Ann (Williamson) Caldwell

spouse:
Carrie Lupton

child:
Jean Lupton Caldwell (deceased)

child:
Paul Lanier Caldwell (deceased)

child:
Charlotte Lindsay Caldwell

child:
Anne L. Ordained ministry Presbyn Caldwell