David Seth Doggett
|David Seth Doggett|
|Born||January 26, 1810|
|Died||October 29, 1880|
|Education||University of Virginia|
|Occupation||Methodist clergyman, professor|
|This article does not cite any sources. (April 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)|
David Seth Doggett (January 26, 1810 – October 29, 1880) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, elected in 1866.
David Seth Doggett was born on January 26, 1810 in Lancaster County, Virginia. He was descended from the Rev. Benjamin Doggett, a Church of England immigrant to Virginia about 1650, Rector of White Chapel Church in Lancaster County. (Rev. Benjamin Doggett immigrated to Virginia in 1669/70 from England according to most sources.) He had Revolutionary forebearers, and his parents were Methodists. His father was a lawyer. He was educated at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. He began the Law, but changed to the ministry.
He died on October 29, 1880.
- Cyclopaedia of Methodism, Matthew Simpson, D.D., LL.D., Ed., (Revised Edition.) Philadelphia, Louis H. Everts, 1880.
- Leete, Frederick DeLand, Methodist Bishops. Nashville, The Methodist Publishing House, 1948.
|Wikiquote has quotations related to: David Seth Doggett|