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Edward Williams Eames, American educator. Member Headmasters’s Association (president 1957-1958), Beta Theta Pi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Eames, Edward Williams was born on August 14, 1900 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Son of Edward Ashley and Isabel Ransom (Morey) Eames.

Education

Graduate Nichols Country Day School, Buffalo, 1917. Bachelor of Arts, Amherst, 1922, Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), 1955. Master of Arts, Harvard, 1929.

Doctor of Humane Letters, Bowdoin College, 1944.

Career

Teacher Deerfield (Massachusetts) Academy, 1923-1924, 25-30. Headmaster Governor Dummer Academy, South Byfield, Massachusetts, from 1930. Trustee Essex County Young Men’s Christian Association, Amherst College, 1945-1951, International College, Beirut.

Membership

Member Headmasters’s Association (president 1957-1958), Beta Theta Pi, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Odd Volumes, Union, Harvard (Boston).

Connections

Married Eleanor Kimball, June 1926. Children: Elizabeth Tower, Edward Ashley.

father:
Edward Ashley Eames

mother:
Isabel Ransom (Morey) Eames

spouse:
Eleanor Kimball

children:
Elizabeth Tower Eames

Edward Ashley Eames