HOOD, SOLOMON PORTER-Minister to Liberia.
b. July 30, 1853, Lancaster, Penn.: s. Lewis Priceand Matilda Catherine (Porter) Hood; m, MaryAnna Davis, June, 1884 (deceased); educ. A.B. Lincoln Univ., 1876; graduate, Theological Sem. of Lincoln Univ., 1880: studied, Princeton Univ.; New York Univ. and Union Theol. Sem.: M.A.,
D.D., LL.D., Lincoln Univ.; D.D., LivingstoneCollege; Teacher. Lincoln Univ., 1877-80; traveled
in interest of Lincoln University, 1880-84; Prin., Beaumont Normal and Industrial Academy,
1884-89: Missionary Teacher, Haiti and B.W.I., 1889-93; Pastor, New Jersey; Lecturer andWriter until 1921; Minister. Resident and Consul General to Laberia, since Oct, 26, 1921;
Trustee, Monrovia College and National Training School;
mem. Odd Fellows, Elks:
Relig. African Methodist Church; Address, Trenton, N. J.