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Beverly Barton Hall

Beverly Barton Hall, American librarian. Certified teacher/library grades K-12, Connecticut. Founder, board directors Orange (Connecticut) Public Library., 1956-1963; founder, head library St. John's Church Library., Naples, Florida, since 1993; active Collier County Genealogical Society, Collier County History Society, Collier County Friends of the Library. Member Church and Synagoge Library. Association (secretary 1999-2000).

Background

  • Hall, Beverly Barton was born on July 15, 1918 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Clarence Earl Barton and Maude Ethel Wedmore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Middlebury College, 1940. Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, 1941. Master of Science, Southern Connecticut State College, 1975.

    Career

    • Library. Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1941-1942, Great Neck (New York ) Public Library., 1942-1944, Yale University School Law, New Haven, 1944-1950, Amity Regional High School, Woodbridge, Connecticut, 1967-1980.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher/library grades K-12, Connecticut.

    Works

    • Author: Secret of the Lion's Head, 1995. Also short stories.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Founder, board directors Orange (Connecticut) Public Library., 1956-1963. Founder, head library St. John's Church Library., Naples, Florida, since 1993. Active Collier County Genealogical Society, Collier County History Society, Collier County Friends of the Library.

    Member Church and Synagoge Library. Association (secretary 1999-2000).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, water aerobics, counted cross-stitch, crocheting, music.

    Connections

    • Married Randolph Van Lew Hall, April 26, 1947. Children: Barton M., Martha H. Kern, Patricia H. Pellerin.
    • father: Clarence Earl Barton
    • mother: Maude Ethel Wedmore
    • spouse: Randolph Van Lew Hall
    • children: Barton M. Hall
    • Martha H. Kern Hall
    • Patricia H. Pellerin Hall
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    Born July 15, 1918
    Nationality
    • 1940
      Middlebury College
    • 1941
      Columbia University
    • 1975
      Southern Connecticut State College
    • 1941 - 1942
      Library Wellesley (Massachusetts) College
    • 1942 - 1944
      Library Wellesley (Massachusetts) College
    • 1944 - 1950
      Library Wellesley (Massachusetts) College
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1967 - 1980
      Library Wellesley (Massachusetts) College
      Woodbridge, Virginia, United States