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Claude BENNETT

Claude BENNETT, American President, State Teachers College. Member of Masons; Sigma Chi; Phi Delta Kappa. Club: Rotary.

Background

  • BENNETT, Claude was born on February 14, 1879 in Silver Creek, Mississippi, United States. Son of Drury Burton and Elizabeth (Burkett) Bennett.

  • Education

    • Trinity College, Bachelor of Arts. George Peabody College, Master of Arts.

    Career

    • Company Superintendent of Education, Lincoln Company, Mississippi, 1908-1912. Vice-President., Mississippi Woman’s College, Hattiesburg. Superintendent of City Schools, Biloxi, Mississippi.

      Mississippi State High School Supervisor. President, State Teachers College, Mississippi, since 1928.

    Religion

    Baptist Church.

    Membership

    Member of Masons; Sigma Chi. Phi Delta Kappa. Club: Rotary.

    Connections

    • Spouse Grace McVey, September 3, 1914.
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