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William Megginson

Clergyman

William Megginson, American clergyman.

Background

Megginson, William was born on July 30, 1869 in Greenville, Tennessee, United States. Son of John Thomas and Sarah E. (Smith) Megginson.

Education

Graduate Presbyterian Seminary of Kentucky, 1897, post-graduate same, 1901.

Career

Ordained ministry, Presbyterian Church United States, 1897. Pastor Utica Church, San Antonio, Texas, 1897-1901, Elizabethtown, Kentucky, 1902-1905. District superintendent S.S. work of Southern Presbyterian Church, 1905-1909.

Pastor 1st Church, Biloxi, Mississippi, 1909-1914. Dean of Assembly’s Training School for Lay Workers, Richmond, Virginia, 1914-1918, also, professor Christian doctrine and O.T. history, same. Superintendent.

Connections

Married Amy Leonard Allen, April.

father:
John Thomas Megginson

mother:
Sarah E. (Smith) Megginson

spouse:
Amy Leonard Allen