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Clergyman , educator

William Burnside Campbell, American clergyman, educator. Member Sigma Chi.

Background

Campbell, William Burnside was born on February 16, 1886 in Garrard Company, Kentucky, United States. Son of Hiram Barkley and Nannie (Burnside) Campbell.

Education

Student, Transylvania U., Kentucky, 1905-1906. Bachelor of Arts, Kentucky Wesleyan College, 1908. Vanderbilt University, 1908-1909.

Doctor of Divinity, Wofford College, Spartanburg, South Carolina., 1921.

Career

Ordained ministry Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1909. Pastor Walton, Kentucky, 1909, Williamstown, 1910-1913, Georgetown, 1913-1914, Maysville, 1914-1919. President Kentucky Wesleyan College, 1919-1924.

Pastor St. Paul’s Church, Parkersburg, West Virginia, 1924-1928, Highland Church, Fort Thomas, Kentucky, since 1928.

Membership

Member Sigma Chi.

Connections

Married Ruth Robb Finney, of Nashville, Tennessee, October 6, 1909.

father:
Hiram Barkley Campbell

mother:
Nannie (Burnside) Campbell

spouse:
Ruth Robb Finney