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Dr Henry Hampton Halley, Sr

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Dr Henry Hampton Halley, Sr

  • Birth 10 Apr 1874 White Sulphur, Scott County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death May 1965 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
  • Plot Section 'O'.
  • Memorial ID 20839243

Dr. Henry Hampton Halley graduated from Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky, and the College of the Bible; now Lexington Theological Seminary. Ordained to the ministry of the Disciples of Christ in 1898, he authored Halley's Bible Handbook. He committed scriptures to memory and could quote in excess of 25 continuous hours worth of Scripture without looking at a reference.

Doctor Halley was presented the Chicago Bible Society's Gutenberg Award in 1961.

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Parents:
Edmund Payne Halley (1838 – 1931)
Mary Theresa Combs (1847 – 1931)

Spouse:
Margaret “Madge” Alberta Gillie (1875 - 1968)
m: June 7th, 1899, Kalkaska, Kalkaska Co., MI

Father of:
Dr. Edmund Payne Halley,
Julia Halley Berry,
Dr. Henry Hampton Halley Jr.,
Mary Halley.


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  • Created by: Row Walker
  • Added: 8 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20839243
  • Bill King
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Henry Hampton Halley, Sr (10 Apr 1874–May 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20839243, citing Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Row Walker (contributor 46489843) .