Randolph Peters was born in Moon Township, Allegheny Co., on 6 Mar 1858,
the son of Dr. John Thayer Peters.
became licensed in 1879 as a preacher of the gospel for the Methodist
Church and by 1882 pastored at the Methodist Church in Volant, Lawrence
Co., filling out the term for a Rev. Crum, who had died. He was
then assigned to the Greenwood Charge, overseeing the churches at
Greenwood, Croton and Savannah. Following was Petersburg, two
years, Salem, two years and Volant, three years.
1892, he became the pastor at the Methodist Church in Mahoningtown.
After serving there for five years, he was assigned to Brocton, NY.
Peters married Elizabeth Taylor "Lizzie" Anderson, daughter of
John Anderson, on 19 Oct 1882.
on Rev. Frank Randolph Peters