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William Hall Moreland

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William Hall Moreland, American bishop.

Background

Moreland, William Hall was born on April 9, 1861 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Son of Edward McCreight and Caroline (Hall) Moreland.

Education

Graduate Holy Communion Church Institute, Charleston. South Carolina., 1877. Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Letters, Master of Arts, University of the South, 1881.

Graduate Berkeley Division School, Connecticut, 1884. Doctor of Divinity, University of the South, 1899, Berkeley, 1900.

Career

Deacon, 1884, priest, 1885. Protestant Episcopal Church. Assistant rector Christ Church, Hartford, Connecticut, 1884-1885.

Rector Church of Good Shepherd, Nashua, N.H., 1885-1893, St. Luke’s, San Francisco, 1893-1899. Consecrated bishop of Sacramento, January 25, 1899. Acting rector Christ Church, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1935-1937.

Now retired. Author: What Is Christianity?, 1887. The Church, or the Churches—Which?, 1894. Address: Delray Beach, Fla.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: What Is Christianity?, 1887. The Church, or the Churches—Which?, 1894.

Connections

Married Harriet E. Slason, September 6, 1893. Children: Helen Hall, William Hall, Ruth (deceased), Harriett Tilden, Edward Philip, John Nichols.

father:
Edward McCreight Moreland

mother:
Caroline (Hall) Moreland

spouse:
Harriet E. Slason

child:
Helen Hall Moreland

child:
William Hall Moreland

child:
Ruth Moreland (deceased)

child:
Harriett Tilden Moreland

child:
Edward Philip Moreland

child:
John Nichols Moreland