|Birth: ||May 18, 1835|
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 1881|
Mary Elizabeth was born May 18, 1835, in Baldwin County, Georgia. She entered Wesleyan College as a junior and, at 16 years of age, was the oldest of the three Founders. She was graduated in 1853 and received the customary master of arts degree from the College ten years later. Mary Elizabeth was said to be timid and retiring. An original oil portrait now displayed in the Philomathean Room in the
Cannon Ball House, Macon, Georgia, reveals her dark hair and eyes.
Daniel passed on July 14, 1881 at the age of 46. She is buried beside her husband in the Oak Grove Cemetery at Americus. A monument in the shape of the Phi Mu badge marks her grave.
Oak Grove Cemetery
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Record added: May 30, 2007
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