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Nellie Sawyer Kedzie Jones

home economist

Nellie Sawyer Kedzie Jones, American home economist.

Background

Jones, Nellie Sawyer Kedzie was born on August 2, 1858 in Madison, Maine, United States. Daughter of Luke Folsom and Paulina Dinsmore (Gray) Sawyer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kansas State Agricultural College, Manhattan, 1876. Mississippi, 1878.

Career

With Kansas State Agricultural College, 1882-1897. Teacher Bradley Institute, Peoria, Illinois, 1897-1901. Lectured at many agricultural colls.

Connections

Married Robert F. Kedzie, December 28, 1881 (died 1882). Married second, Howard Murray Jones, July 17, 1901.

father:
Luke Folsom Sawyer

mother:
Paulina Dinsmore (Gray) Sawyer

spouses:
Robert F. Kedzie

Howard Murray Jones