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Samuel Doak, 1749-1830: his life, his children, Washington College.

William Gunn Calhoun

Samuel Doak, 1749-1830: his life, his children, Washington College.

by William Gunn Calhoun

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Published by Pioneer Printers] in [Washington College, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Doak, Samuel, 1749-1830.,
  • Washington College, Washington Co., Tenn.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLD5731.W513 D62
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 51 p.
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5455476M
    LC Control Number73157719

    Samuel Doak (–) was an American Presbyterian clergyman, Calvinist educator, and a former slave owner in the early movement in the United States for the abolition of slavery.. Early life. Samuel Doak was born August 1, , in Augusta County, Virginia, to Scotch-Irish immigrants Samuel and Jane (Mitchell) Doak. He grew up on a frontier farm and began his education with Robert. In Dr. Doak resigned the presidency of Washington College to join his son in establishing a classical school in Greene County, Tusculum Academy-now Tusculum College. A volumne of "Lectures on the Philosophy of Human Nature" of which he was the author was published by his son, Rev. John W. Doak.

    John became a Presbyterian minister and succeeded his father in the Presidency of Washington College. Rev. Samuel Doak, D. D., afterwards, late in life, established Tusculum College in Green County, Tenn., and was succeeded here by his second son, Samuel, who . The Rev. Samuel Doak (August - Decem ) The Rev. Samuel Doak was born within the bounds of the New Providence congregation, Virginia, in August, He was admitted to the degree of Bachelor of Arts, in the College of New Jersey (later Princeton) in

    Like Princeton, his Alma Mater, Samuel Doak’s own Washington College and Academy educated many illustrious men. The tally includes 22 college presidents, 28 Members of Congress, and 3 governors. If a school is to be judged by its graduates, certainly Washington College was to be commended. It had a good foundation and an exemplary beginning. Search this site. Samuel Doak Chapter, NSDAR. Home.


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Samuel Doak, 1749-1830: his life, his children, Washington College by William Gunn Calhoun Download PDF EPUB FB2

Early life. Samuel Doak was born August 1,in Augusta County, Virginia, to Scotch-Irish immigrants Samuel and Jane (Mitchell) Doak.

He grew up on a frontier farm and began his education with Robert Alexander, who later founded the Academy of Liberty Hall (now Washington and Lee University).After attending an academy in Maryland, he entered the College of New Jersey (now.

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Get this from a library. Samuel Doak, his life, his children, Washington College. [William G Calhoun] -- One of the first preachers to reside in Tennessee ; the founder of Washington College, the first school west of the Alleghanies, and a true patriot whose prayer at.

Buy Samuel Doak, his life, his children, Wa by William Gunn Calhoun (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : William Gunn Calhoun. Samuel Doak – David Bowles. Washington College Academy, in Limestone, Tennessee was established in by Reverend Samuel Doak near his log cabin church and home.

He preached his first sermon from his horse to a group of woodcutters in They became the founders of Salem Presbyterian Church, which still has an active congregation. In he started Martin's Academy later named Washington College.

In this period he orgainized several churches including one in Greenville. In Samuel Doak and his son, Samuel Witherspoon Doak (), founded Tusculum Academy in Greene County. Children: 35 + Elizabeth Thankful3 DOAK b. Jan 14 + 36 + Samuel DOAK b. Aug 1 d. Samuel Doak.

The son of Irish immigrants, Samuel was born in Virginia in Augustand graduated from Princeton University in Tenn. The Julia Doak Chapter, Children of the Revolution, Morristown, was named for the oldest child of Samuel and Esther Doak.

and is buried at Washington College; his grave marked by the. Samuel Doak, D.D., served Doak, the son of Irish immigrants Samuel and Jane Doak, grew up in Augusta County, Va. He entered the College of New Jersey, now Princeton College, in and graduated in with a degree in Theology. He married Ester H.

Montgomery of Virginia with whom he had six children. Samuel Doak: Pioneer Missionary in East Tennessee by Earle W. Crawford, Available for use in the Archives of Appalachia, ETSU, Johnson City, TN. Samuel Doak, His Life, His Children, Washington College by William Gunn Calhoun, Available for use in ETSU Library and the Archives of Appalachia, ETSU, Johnson City, TN.

Samuel Doak – by David Bowles. November 16 th, Washington College Academy, in Limestone, Tennessee was established in by Reverend Samuel Doak near his log cabin church and home. He preached his first sermon from his horse to a group of woodcutters in They became the founders of Salem Presbyterian Church, which.

WASHINGTON COUNTY, TENNESSEE: A BIBLIOGRAPHY The following is a bibliography of articles, books, theses, dissertations, reports, other printed items, and filmed documentaries related to various aspects of the history of Washington County, Tennessee and its’ people.

Citations for which the archive has copies are marked with an asterisk. The diary of this pioneer Presbyterian minister and educator records a poem that he wrote on this special occasion. It can be found in William Gunn Calhoun, Samuel Doak, His Life, His Children, Washington College, pp.

(available at our Secondary Sources page). The hour is come, we join our hands, And bind ourselves in wedlock. Calhoun, William G. Samuel Doak,his life, his children & Washington College.

Washington College, Pioneer, 51 pp. Carr, Howard E. Washington College: a study of an attempt to provide higher education in eastern TN. Author of Samuel Doak, his life, his children, Washington College, Fort Scott, a pictorial history, The Rice family, It was part of the Washington District of North Carolina organized in Inthe district became Washington County, North Carolina.

Reverend Samuel Doak (–) Court Minutes Book B Security agreement. (If the author links in this post are broken, please visit our Free PDF Library and click on the author’s page directly.). Samuel Doak () is known by many titles — "the Apostle of Learning and Religion in the West"; "the First Apostle of Presbyterianism in Tennessee"; "the Pioneer of Education in Tennessee”; and the “Pioneer Parson” whose prayer at Sycamore Shoals inspired.

Biography of Rev. Samuel Doak. From "The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography", Volume 7, pub. DOAK, Samuel, founder and first president of Washington College, Tennessee (), was born in Augusta County, Va., Aug.

1,son of Samuel and Jane (Mitchel) parents, natives of Ireland, and of Scotch extraction, emigrated to America early in the last century, settling. Also included in the collection are papers of Samuel W. Doak's father, Samuel Doak (), Presbyterian minister, president of Washington Academy in Jonesboro, and founder of Tusculum Academy.

These papers of the senior Doak include his diary,and school papers and diploma,from Princeton College in New Jersey. Originally published by the Pioneer Printers of Washington College Academy as one of the school's bicentennial projects, this book follows the previously printed Doak series, which included Samuel Doak, – by William Gunn Calhoun and Samuel Doak: A Tennessee Pioneer by Marion Horton.

Book C Page of Lawrence county marriage records provides the date. 3 An interesting coincidence -- Washington College was founded in by the Rev. Samuel Doak (), who is distantly related to me through another line. Samuel is the subject of at least two biographies available on line: Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and.Samuel Doak (–) Presbyterian minister, pioneer, founded earliest schools and churches in East Tennessee.

President of Washington Collegehe moved to Greeneville and taught at Tusculum Academy, later Tusculum College from Delegate to the "Lost State" of Franklin which convened in Greeneville.Originally published by the Pioneer Printers of Washington College Academy as one of the school's bicentennial projects, this book follows the previously printed Doak series, which included Samuel Doak, – by William Gunn Calhoun and Samuel Doak: A Tennessee Pioneer by Marion Horton.

Category: Biography & Autobiography.