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Claude Bolin Farrington
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1873
Walker County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1956
Walker County
Texas, USA

Farrington graduated from Huntsville High School in 1891 and Sam Houston Normal Institute (now State University) in 1893. He later earned a degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville (BS, 1897) before marrying and returning to Huntsville in 1901. He taught chemistry at SHNI from 1901 to 1944. Farrington was also a life-long member of the Methodist Church, where he taught Sunday School for college students for 35 years, and was a member of the Walker County Chamber of Commerce.

The Farrington Science Building on the SHSU campus (built 1959) was named in his honor. 
Family links: 
  Charles Lafayette Farrington (1841 - 1923)
  Elizabeth Oliphint Farrington (1851 - 1931)
  Clementina Gladys Busby Farrington (1878 - 1961)*
  Horace Pritchett Farrington (1906 - 1906)*
  Mary Elizabeth Farrington Henry (1906 - 1999)*
  May Del Holt Farrington Wilson (1910 - 1967)*
  Claude Bolin Farrington (1873 - 1956)
  Charles Oliphint Farrington (1875 - 1971)*
  Bessie Farrington Smith (1878 - 1906)*
  William Prentice Farrington (1882 - 1937)*
  Thomas Nolley Farrington (1885 - 1888)*
  Amzi Bradshaw Farrington (1889 - 1967)*
  May Del Farrington Flagg (1891 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Walker County
Texas, USA
Created by: buildingshsu
Record added: Jan 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46834456
Claude Bolin Farrington
Added by: buildingshsu
Claude Bolin Farrington
Added by: buildingshsu
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