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William Henry Baylor

Clergyman

William Henry Baylor, American clergyman. Member Virginians Maryland; Mason.

Background

Baylor, William Henry was born on October 25, 1865 in Princess Anne Company, Virginia, United States. Son of Richard Henry and Annie Elizabeth (Holt) Baylor.

Education

Student of University of Richmond, 1888, Rochester Theological Seminary, 1889, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky, 1897. Doctor of Divinity, University of Richmond, 1917.

Career

Ordained ministry Southern Baptist Church, 1890. Pastor Cavalry Baptist Church, Portsmouth, Virginia, 1890-1894, First Baptist Church, New Albany, Indiana, 1895-1898. Grace Church, Baltimore, Maryland., 1898-1815.

Secretary State Mission Board and superintendent Missions, Maryland. Baptist Union Association, 1915-1926. Pastor Park View Church, Portsmouth, Virginia, 1927-1941.

Trustee University of Richmond, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Better Not, or 20 Don’ts for Preachers, 1948. Retired June 30, 1941.

Membership

Member Virginians Maryland.

Connections

Married Julia Phillips, January 21, 1896. Children: Mabel Louise (Mistress Wallis P. Jester), Ralph Phillips, Selma Elzabeth (Mistress Charles M. Knobloch), Mary Ellen (Mistress Fred E. Brumble).

father:
Richard Henry Baylor

mother:
Annie Elizabeth (Holt) Baylor

spouse:
Julia Phillips

child:
Mabel Louise Baylor (Mistress Wallis P. Jester)

child:
Ralph Phillips Baylor

child:
Selma Elzabeth Baylor (Mistress Charles M. Knobloch)

child:
Mary Ellen Baylor (Mistress Fred E. Brumble)