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Walter Lowrie Whallon, American clergyman.


Whallon, Walter Lowrie was born on September 23, 1878 in Vincennes, Indiana, United States. Son of Edward P. (Review Doctor) and Margaret Ellen (Kitchell) Whallon.


Bachelor of Arts, Hanover (Indiana) College, 1899, A.M., 1903, Doctor of Divinity, 1916. Graduate Princeton Theological Seminary, 1903.


Ordained ministry Presbyterian Church United States of America, 1903. Pastor Broad Avenue Church, Altoona, Pennsylvania, 1903-1910, Central Church Zanesville, O., 1910-1925, Roseville Avenue Church, Newark, New Jersey, from 1925. Exchange preacher in London and England, 1928.


Member Permanent Judicial communications of Presbyterian Church, 1916-1919. Member General Assembly’s Committee on Princeton Theological Seminary, 1926-1928. Member board of managers and president Lord’s Day Alliance of the United States.

Member of the board of Foreign Missions Presbyterian Church, United States of America. Member Board of Corporators of the Presbyterian Ministers’ Fund (Philadelphia). Trustee College of Wooster (O.), 1916-1925, Princeton and Bloomfield Theological seminars, Presbyterian Hospital, Newark, President board directors Bloomfield College and Seminary.

Member Princeton Theological Seminary Alumni Association of New York City and Vicinity (president 1927-1928, 1938-1940), S.A.R., Beta Thete Pi, Pi Gamma Museum. Mason (K.T.).


Married Irene Snyder, October 26, 1905. Children: Edward Valentine, John Montgomery.

Edward Valentine Whallon