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Rev. Robert Newton Sledd

Birth19 DEC 1833
 
Religion1857methodist
Religion1858-1859methodist
Religion1860-1861methodist
Religion1861-1862methodist
Religion1862-1870methodist
Religion1862-1866methodist
Religion1866-1867methodist
Religionabt 1866-1868methodist
Religion1872-1875methodist
Religion1876-1877
 
methodist
Religion1879
 
methodist
Religion1882-1884methodist
Death15 MAY 1899
 
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Aged: 65.4 years

DOCTOR SLEDD, almost from his entrance into the ministry, has served the church in its most important positions. His early educational advantages and subsequent studious habits have made him one of the best equipped ministers in theology in the Conference. He owes nothing to any music of voice, or shining and memoriter rhetoric. It is the edge of the scimeter and not jewels in the hilt that has won his position. He does not fling out ingots with the dirt of the mine clinging to them, but the milled and minted coin. His sermons are from choice material, and the patient tool fashions them. They are models in arrangement and development. His preparation is so thorough, and the command of his powers so supreme, that he seldom fails to keep his audience... Read More

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Andrew 

7 NOV 187016 MAR 1939  VA, Lynchburg Annie Florence Candler 
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  1. Census: 1880 . 1880 Census; Website
  2. Book:Minutes of Annual Conference Methodist Ch, 1846; and following years in other books; Website
  3. Website:Find A Grave Website;
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