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Claude BENNETT Edit Profile

President , State Teachers College

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.