HAMILL, HOWARD MELANCTHON, 1849-1915

Biography:

Minister, educator. Born– August 10, 1849, Lowndesboro. Parents– Edward Joseph and Anne Jane Hamill. Married– Ada L. Tuman, July 7, 1885. Children– Three. Education– East Alabama Male College at Auburn, A.B., 1868; Illinois College, A.M., D.D., 1900. Beginning in 1855, Methodist Sunday school fieldworker, particularly in Illinois. Served in Civil War, 1864-1865. Held positions as city school superintendent in Illinois and Missouri; president of the Missouri State Teachers Association in 188-.

Source:

Who Was Who in America, Vol. 1. and Owens, T.M., History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography.

Publication(s):

Sam Davis; a True Story of a Young Confederate Soldier. Griffin, Ga.; Mills Printing Co., 1911?

The Bible and Its Books. Nashville; Publishing House of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1903.

Legion of Honor Teacher-Training Lessons. Chicago; W. B. Jacobs, 1908.

Manual of Southern Methodism; including Church History, Doctrine, Polity, and Missions. Nashville; Publishing House of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1909.

Practical Outline; Study of the Four Gospels. Chicago; Winonn Publishing, 1904.

The Old South, a Monograph. Nashville; Publishing House of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1904.

The Sunday School Teacher. Nashville; Publishing House of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1902.