1869–1932

June 26, 1869, Greenfield, Penn­syl­van­ia.

November 10, 1932, Washington, Penn­syl­van­ia, of pneumonia.

Howe Cemetery, Coal Center, Penn­syl­van­ia.

Harry was the son of Hen­ry S. and Lu­cin­da Chal­fant.

He grad­ua­ted from the State Teachers’ Col­lege, Cal­i­for­nia, Penn­syl­van­ia, in 1886, and Wash­ing­ton and Jef­fer­son Col­lege, Wash­ing­ton, Penn­syl­van­ia, in 1892. From the lat­ter school, he re­ceived de­grees of Bach­e­lor of Arts, Mas­ter of Arts, and hon­or­a­ry Doc­tor of Div­in­i­ty.

After at­tend­ing Gar­rett Bib­lical Ins­ti­tute, Chal­fant be­came a min­is­ter in the Pitts­burgh Con­fer­ence of the Meth­od­ist Epis­co­pal Church. He was al­so a co-found­er of the An­ti-Sa­loon League. His works in­clude:

  1. Choosing the Hill Coun­try

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