Mary Elizabeth Myrick Daniels, Georgia

Americus, Sumter County

Mary Elizabeth Myrick is one of the founders of Phi Mu sorority. Born to a prominent family, she was one of the few women who received a college education during the 1800s. She attended Wesleyan College when she was only sixteen. For a fuller bio, you can read about her on the Phi Mu website.

She is buried in Oak Grove Cemetery in Americus, Georgia.

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