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William Craig Templeton

Clergyman

William Craig Templeton, American clergyman. Mason.; Club: Kiwanis.

Background

Templeton, William Craig was born on August 15, 1863 in Pinckneyville, Illinois, United States. Son of William Harris and Margaret Eliza (Craig) Templeton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Park College, Missouri, 1888, Doctor of Divinity, 1907. A.M., Princeton, 1890. Doctor of Philosophy., McKendree U., Illinois, 1899.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1891. Pastor Quenemo, Kansas, 1891-1894, Chanute, Kansas, 1894-1897, Monett, Missouri, 1897-1902, Kirksville, Missouri, 1902-1912, 1st Church, Emporia, Kansas, 1912-1918. Became pastor Winfield, Kansas, 1918.

Now pastor First Presbyterian Church of Dodge City. Trustee Park College. Moderator Synod of Missouri, 1908, Synod of Kansas, 1921.

Membership

Mason.; Club: Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Helen H. Hutton, of New Albany, Indiana, October 12, 1892. Children: William H. (deceased), Mistress Sarah Margaret Davis, Samuel Hart.

father:
William Harris Templeton

mother:
Margaret Eliza (Craig) Templeton

spouse:
Helen H. Hutton

child:
William H. Templeton (deceased)

child:
Mistress Sarah Margaret Davis Templeton

child:
Samuel Hart Templeton