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History educator

Nelson Strother Dearmont, American history educator. Francis Wayland scholar Brown University, l956-57, National Defense Education Act fellow, l966-69.


Dearmont, Nelson Strother was born on June 4, 1930 in New York City. Son of Nelson Strother and Elizabeth Lloyd (Clarke) Dearmont.


Student, Duke University, 1949. Student, Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri, 1950. Bachelor magna cum laude, Brown University, 1958.

Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1975.


Portfolio analyst, Roberts, Rutter & Company. New York City, l959-65;adjunct instructor, Hunter College, CUNY, New York City, l970-73;assistant editor, Papers of Robert Morris, Flushing, New York, l973-80, 84;associate editor, Papers of Robert Morris, Flushing, l980-8l, 87-;graduate assistant, Queens College, CUNY, Flushing, l965-66;assistant professor of history, Queens College, CUNY, Flushing, l980-.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: The Papers of Robert Morris as Superintendant of Finance of the United States, l78l-l784, Vols. III-IX, 1977-1978, 80, 84, 88. Contributor articles to professional journals.


With United States Air Force, l95l-55. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (life), American History Association, Institute Early American History and Culture, Society for History Early American Republic, American Association for History Medicine, Association for Documentary Editing, Columbia University Seminars on American Civilization, Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, jazz.


Married Lucia Patricia Russo, November 2l, l95l. Children: Stephanie Elizabeth, Sarah King.

Nelson Strother Dearmont

Elizabeth Lloyd (Clarke) Dearmont

Lucia Patricia Russo

Stephanie Elizabeth Dearmont

Sarah King Dearmont