Mary Lyon

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Mary Lyon

Founder of Mount Holyoke College


    Mary Lyon

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    • Birth Date:
    • 28 Feb 1797 
    • Birth Location:
    • Buckland, Franklin, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 5 Mar 1849 
    • Death Location:
    • South Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
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    • Notes: 
    • Founder and President of Mount Holyoke Female Seminary (now Mount Holyoke College)

      Also helped establish Wheaton Female Seminary (now Wheaton College)

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  • Sources for Mary Lyon

    • 1 Lyons, Albert Brown, et. al., Lyon Memorial: Massachusetts Families, Including Descendants of the Immigrants William Lyon, of Roxbury . . ., Detroit, Michigan: Press of Wm. Graham Printing Co. (1905), 271, Google Books (Digital Library).