Dale's Diploma from Aberdeen Female College - 1852
by Nancy Bell
Dale was the daughter of Hugh Dale and Catherine Clanton.
She was born 16 July 1834 in Sumter County, Alabama. Her
family moved to Kemper County, Mississippi in 1854. She
married William Carter Sansom 14 January 1857 in Scooba,
Kemper County, Mississippi. She died 7 September 1910 in
Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi and is buried in
the Old Union Cemetery in Monroe County next to her husband,
although there is no marker for the grave. [Martha is the
submitter's great great grandmother.]
information can be found on the college in the following
Lucille. Historical Sketches of Aberdeen, Mississippi.
Aberdeen, Miss.: The author, 1961.