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Clergyman , Editor , Humanities educator

William Arthur Palmer, American Clergyman, editor, humanities educator. Ordained to ministry Christian Church, 1968. Recipient Training award Eastern Star, Washington, 1977. Board of directors, trustee Glen Cove History Society, New York, 1973-1978; secretary PastoralCounseling Greater Marlboro, Upper Marlboro, 1986-1990. Member Marlboro Clergy Association (president 1984).

Background

Palmer, William Arthur was born on October 19, 1946 in Brooklyn. Son of William Arthur and Julia Emmaline (Sievers) Palmer.

Education

Bachelor, Lincoln Christian College, Illinois, 1968. Master of Arts, Union Theological Seminary, New York City, 1978.

Career

Pastor, Glen Cove (New York) Christian Church, 1969-1978;pastor, First Christian Church, Upper Marlboro, Maryland., 1978-1981;pastor, Good Shepherd Christian Church, Upper Marlboro, since 1981. Secretary Eastern Christian Convention, Pittsburgh, 1978-1979, treasurer Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1985-1986, Maryland. area representative, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 1991. Vice Chairman of the Board Christian Prison Ministry Chaplancy Superior vena cava syndrome, Frederick, Maryland., 1985-1989, Chairman of the Board, 1989-1990.

Treasurer Capital Concern, Washington, 1987-1990, board directors 1987-1998. Adjunct faculty member Charles County Cmty. College, La Plata, Maryland., since 1995.

Chair steering committee Southern Maryland. Faith Cmty., since 1997.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Christian Church, 1968.

Works

Membership

Board of directors, trustee Glen Cove History Society, New York, 1973-1978. Secretary PastoralCounseling Greater Marlboro, Upper Marlboro, 1986-1990. Member Marlboro Clergy Association (president 1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: archeology, reading and writing about history.

Connections

Married Rose Carolyn Warfield, June 8, 1968. Children: Ruth Anita Pleasants, Genevieve Elizabeth Gwiazda.

father:
William Arthur Palmer

mother:
Julia Emmaline (Sievers) Palmer

spouse:
Rose Carolyn Warfield

child:
Ruth Anita Pleasants Palmer

child:
Genevieve Elizabeth Gwiazda Palmer