Episcopal priest. BornРJune 3, 1851, Prince George County, Va. ParentsРThomas Stanley and Agnes (Ruffin) Beckwith. MarriedРRainsford Fairbanks, 1884 (died 1885);  Lucy Cocke, 1888 (died 1892). ChildrenРOne. MarriedРMary Belle Cameron, May 11, 1897. EducationРUniversity of Georgia, 1873. Berkeley Divinity School, Middleton, CT, graduated 1881. Master of the grammar schools of the University of the South at Sewanee, Tenn., for six years.  Ordained priest in 1881; rector of churches in Atlanta, Houston, and Galveston; elected assistant bishop of Texas but declined the honor; elected the fourth Episcopal bishop of Alabama, 1902. Died April 18, 1928


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