Olive Winchester Photo

Olive Winchester

Born: Nov 22, 1879

Death: Feb 15, 1947

Birthplace: Monson

Nationality: United States

Olive Winchester

Date of Birth : Nov 22, 1879
Date of Death : Feb 15, 1947
Birth Place : Monson

Olive May Winchester was an American ordained minister and a pioneer biblical scholar and theologian in the Church of the Nazarene, who was in 1912 the first woman ordained by any trinitarian Christian denomination in the United Kingdom, the first woman admitted into and graduated from the Bachelor of Divinity course at the University of Glasgow, and the first woman to complete a Doctor of Theology degree from the divinity school of Drew University.

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