Thomas Alexander DeVore

1888 - 1957

Cumberland Presbyterian Minister 1908-1938

Presbyterian U.S.A. Minister 1938-1957



Attended James Milliken University in Decatur, Illinois
Member - J.M.U. Battalion Band (Thomas Devore, 3rd Alto)
Member - Scrub Foot Ball Team, 1905
[Source: Millidek, 1906 - James Milliken University Yearbook]

Registered as a member of the Freshman class in May 1906, from Franklin, Indiana. He apparently does not return as a Sophomore that fall for he is not listed in the register of students in October 1906.
[Source: Archives of James Milliken University]



Thos. A. Devore - Franklin, Indiana
Ordination - 2 April 1908, by Wabash Presbytery

[Source: Minutes of the General Assembly of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1908, page 1b]


Rev. T. A. Devore, 1923-29, pastor of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Bowling Green, Kentucky


Rev. T. A. DeVore, Moderator of the Ninety-Seventh General Assembly - Lakeland, Florida


T. A. DeVore
Princeton Presbytery - Kentucky Synod
Pastor - Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Sullivan, Kentucky
Pastor - Sturgis Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Sturgis, Kentucky

[Source: Minutes of the General Assembly of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1938, pages 197-198]


Ministerial Necrology
January 1 - December 31, 1957

Name: T. A. DeVore
Occuaption: Pastor
Presbytery: Western Kentucky
Place of Death: Franklin, Kentucky
Date of Death: Oct. 8
Age: 68

[Source: Minutes of the General Assembly of the PCUSA, 1958, page 420]

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