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Rev John W Lucas
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1857
Death: Jun. 14, 1925

COD: Cancer of the stomach

"Reverend J. W. Lucas, a graduate of Wake Forest, was born near Averysboro, N. C. in *1850, and was ordained in 1872. For over a quarter of a century, he served as a Free Will Baptist minister and as an educator in East Tennessee. Most of this time he was affiliated with the Union Association. He served as principal of high schools at Parrotsville, Midway, and elsewhere. He succeeded Brother Woolsey as pastor of the Woolsey College Church. His work at the college both as teacher and as pastor was outstanding in quality. Although an extremely able man, he did not take with the general public as well as many less qualified persons; He was in attendance at the General Conference at Harper's Ferry, West Virginia, 1901 and again along with Dr. T. H. Woolsey at Hillsdale, Michigan in 1904." --from One Hundred Years of Paul Woolsey's Free Will Baptist Family, pub. 1949.

*Probably date of birth was approximately as no record cited.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Raiford Lucas (1827 - 1897)
  Apislia Afefi Dixon Lucas (1829 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Susan C Gregory Lucas (1856 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Child Lucas (1884 - 1884)*
  Hettie Lucas Dawkins (1886 - 1907)*
  Nettie Lucas Bryant (1889 - 1972)*
  John Harvey Lucas (1891 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy Green Lucas Norris (1851 - 1907)*
  Nancy Catherine Lucas Hodges (1852 - 1914)*
  James Utley Lucas (1854 - 1915)*
  Norman P Lucas (1856 - 1872)*
  John W Lucas (1857 - 1925)
  Mary Elizabeth Lucas Lee (1860 - 1889)*
  Sarah Lucas Smith (1864 - 1924)*
  Claudia A Lucas Phillips (1867 - 1933)*
  Susanah Lucas Jernigan (1870 - 1926)*
  Apsy Isabella Lucas Lucas (1872 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery
Dunn
Harnett County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Juli Freda
Record added: Oct 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43363231
Rev John W Lucas
Added by: Juli Freda
 
 
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Leader in Woolsey's College and leader in NC/east Tenn FWB. Rest in peace.
- winnie yandell
 Added: Jun. 4, 2012
 
 
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