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Madel Jacobs Morgan was American archives and library administrator.

Background

Morgan, Madel Jacobs was born on April 26, 1918 in Rosedale, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Charles Clark and Vera (Joest) Jacobs.

Education

Bachelor, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, 1939. Library certified, Mississippi College, 1960.

Career

Library, St. Andrews School, Jackson, 1955-1968;special programs consultant, Mississippi Library. Commission, Jackson, 1968-1979;director archives and library division, Mississippi Department Archives and History, Jackson, 1979-1988;retired, Mississippi Department Archives and History, Jackson, 1988. Member Mississippi History Records Advisory Board, 1981-1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Genealogical editor Journal Mississippi History, 1953-1994.

Membership

Trustee Public Library. Sys. Madison County, since 1993. Vice president Mississippi History Society,1993, president, 1994-1995.

Member American Library Association (county 1971-1975), Mississippi Library. Association (president 1979), National Association Government Archives and Records Adminstrs. (board directors 1985-1986), Library.

Superior vena cava syndrome and Construction Act (advisory county 1981-1987), Friends of Mississippi Libraries, Inc. (treasurer 1992-1994), National Society Colonial Dames American, Order of the First Families of Mississippi, Mississippi Genealogical Society (president 1991-1992).

Connections

Married Adlia Morgan, June 11, 1940 (deceased December 1984). 1 child, Susan Miller Griffith. Married Murray Davis Stringer, April 26, 1988 (deceased February 1990).

father:
Charles Clark Jacobs

mother:
Vera (Joest) Jacobs

spouse:
Adlia Morgan

spouse:
Murray Davis Stringer

child:
Susan Miller Griffith Morgan