Charles Betts Galloway

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Birthday
1, 1849
Birthplace
Mississippi
Death Date
May 12, 1909 (59)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
1, 1849
Birthplace
Mississippi
Death Date
May 12, 1909 (59)

About

American religious leader who was elected Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South in 1886.

Before Fame

He became a Christian in 1867, while he was studying at the University of Mississippi.

Trivia

His religious work was celebrated by Hendrix College in 1933, when the Arkansas school named a dormitory in his honor.

Family Life

His great uncle, Reverend Charles Betts, was a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church of North Carolina.

Associated With

He and James Bevel were both Mississippi-born religious leaders.