McMORRIES, EDWARD YOUNG. 1844-1906

Biography:

Teacher. Born– March 4, 1844, Pike (now Bullock) County, Ala. Married– Sallie Warren. Education– Perote Institute, Pike County. Served in First Alabama Regiment at Pensacola, Island No. 0, Port Hudson; prisoner, Illinois, 1862; taught, Arcadia (now LaPine), Plantersville and Clanton, Ala.; founded, Clanton University School, 1893. Honors– University of Alabama, honorary Ph.D.

Source:

Files at Alabama Department of Archives and History and from Thomas Eugene Wyatt’s book, Chilton County and Her People. S.l.; s.n., 1975.

Publication(s):

History of the First Regiment, Alabama Volunteer Infantry, C.S.A. Montgomery, Ala.; Brown Printing Co., 1904.