Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from American National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 03 June 2020

Jeter, Jeremiah Belllocked

(18 July 1802–18 February 1880)
  • C. Douglas Weaver


Jeter, Jeremiah Bell (18 July 1802–18 February 1880), Southern Baptist minister and editor, was born in Bedford County, Virginia, the son of Pleasant Jeter and Jane Eke Hatcher, farmers. Jeter credited his mother with raising the family, and he remembered his father as a “thriftless dreamer.” Jeter never attended college; he was educated in the rural schools of Bedford County....

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription