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Allin, John Maury

Born: 1921 AD
Died: 1998 AD
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1921 – Allin was born in Helena, Arkansas on April 22, 1921.

1943 – Graduated with a degree in History at the University of South Sewanee.

1945 – Earned his Master of Divinity and was ordained to priesthood in the Diocese of Arkansas.

1949 – Married Francess Ann Kelly.

1952 – Became Rector of Grace Episcopal Church in Monroe, Louisiana.

1958 – Became president and headmaster of All Saints School.

1961-1966 – Appointed Bishop Coadjutor of the Episcopal Diocese of Mississippi.

1974-1986 – Became the 23rd Bishop of the Episcopal Church with a term from June 1, 1974 to December 31, 1985.

1998 – Died from a stroke in Jackson, Mississippi on March 6, 1998.