Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

John Young letter, 1888



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Young, John
Title: John Young letter
Dates: 1888
Abstract John Young (? – 1890 or 1891) was a Presbyterian minister in Texas. This collection consists of a letter from Rev. John Young to Miss Bettie Currie.
Identification: 1996-032
Extent: 6 pages
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Biographical note

John Young (? – 1890 or 1891) was a Presbyterian minister in Texas. He was ordained by the Central Texas Presbytery in 1887 or 1888 and served congregations in Temple (1888), Unity Church in Turnersville, and Gatesville (1889-1890).

Miss Bettie Currie (1839-1930) was the aunt of Thomas White Currie who served as president of the Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary from 1922-1943.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Rev. John Young to Miss Bettie Currie. The letter discusses Young’s recent move to Turnersville, his work there, and the Currie and Young families.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Materials are available by appointment only. Contact the archivist for details.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Currie, Bettie, 1839-1930.
Young, John.
Organizations
Unity Church (Turnersville, Tex.)
Presbyterian Church--Clergy.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John Young letter, 1888, Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary


Detailed Description of the Collection

Box
C109 Letter from Rev. John Young in Turnersville, TX to Miss Bettie Currie in Durango, TX, November 22, 1888