Person:Mary Cynthia Morrison Babb

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Mary Cynthia Morrison Babb


From Montevallo
 Educator

Born:November 2, 1848, Kossuth, Tishomingo County, MS

Notes:

•  Daughter of Robert Russell and Elizabeth Ann (Wheeler) Morrison, the former descended from a Scotch family of Cabarrus County, N. C., members of which early emigrated to Dallas County, and Mississippi, and the latter of North Carolina. - Alabama Biography

•  Miss Morrison was educated in the rural schools of her native county; graduated from Chickasaw female college, M. E. L., 1873; in 1898 studied Bible and literature, and the following summer, 1899, experimental chemistry, at Chautauqua, N. Y.; and in 1903 took the course in experimental chemistry at Harvard university. - Alabama Biography

•  Married: August 81, 1877, to Rev. James A. Babb, of West Point and Tibbie, Miss. - Alabama Biography

•  Taught various places including Huntsville Female College (1895- presiding teacher) - Alabama Biography


Related Links:
•  Alabama Biography - History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography, Volume 3 by Thomas McAdory Owen, Marie Bankhead Owen, © 1921, p.71.

•  Mottevallo - Mottevallo by Clark Hultquist and Carey Heatherly, © 2011, p. 47.




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