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educator , Librarian

Hazel Lucille Murray Leak, American librarian, educator. Member Jersey County Women's Club, American Association of University Women, Jersey County Homemakers Association, Illinois Retired Teachers Association, Presbyterian Women, Jersey County History Society, Sierra Club, Audubon Society.

Background

Leak, Hazel Lucille Murray was born on July 29, 1905 in Jerseyville, Illinois, United States. Daughter of John William Murray and Katherine Graner.

Education

Bachelor of Education, Illinois State University, 1925; postgraduate, University of Illinois postgraduate, Washington University.

Career

Teacher, Douglas (Illinois) Country School, 1925-1926; teacher, Fieldon (Illinois) Primary School, 1926-1927; teacher, Jersey Community High School, Jerseyville, 1927-1957; library, Savannah (Georgia) Public Library, 1958-1962; library, Bank of America, San Francisco, 1964-1970.

Membership

Member Jersey County Women's Club, American Association of University Women, Jersey County Homemakers Association, Illinois Retired Teachers Association, Presbyterian Women, Jersey County History Society, Sierra Club, Audubon Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, church activities.

Connections

Married Jack Leak, November 8, 1945.

father:
John William Murray

mother:
Katherine Graner

spouse:
Jack Leak