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Nellie Sawyer Kedzie Jones

Nellie Sawyer Kedzie Jones, American home economist.

Background

  • Jones, Nellie Sawyer Kedzie was born on August 2, 1858 in Madison, Maine, United States. Daughter of Luke Folsom and Paulina Dinsmore (Gray) Sawyer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Kansas State Agricultural College, Manhattan, 1876. Mississippi, 1878.

    Career

    • With Kansas State Agricultural College, 1882-1897. Teacher Bradley Institute, Peoria, Illinois, 1897-1901. Lectured at many agricultural colls.

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Connections

    • Married Robert F. Kedzie, December 28, 1881 (died 1882). Married second, Howard Murray Jones, July 17, 1901.
    • father: Luke Folsom Sawyer
    • mother: Paulina Dinsmore (Gray) Sawyer
    • spouses: Robert F. Kedzie
    • Howard Murray Jones
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    Born August 2, 1858
    Died April 19, 1956
    (aged 97)
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