McCORVEY, THOMAS CHALMERS, 1851-1932

Biography:

University professor. Born– August 18, 1851, Monroe County, Ala. Parents– Murdock and Lydia Jane (Ranaldson) McCorvey. Married– Netta L. Tutwiler, July 22, 1880. Children– Four. Education– Monroe Institute, Erskine College; A.B., B. Laws, 1873; A.M, 1875, University of Alabama. Employed as commandant of cadets, faculty, University of Alabama, 1874; professor of history and political science, 1888-1923. Member– Board of Visitors, U.S. Military Academy, 1886, Alabama Centennial Commission, 1919. Honors– LL.D., University of Alabama, 1906.

Source:

Who Was Who in America, Vol. 1 and from George B. Johnston’s Thomas Chalmers McCorvey….

Publication(s):

Alabama’s Brood and Other Historical Poems. Birmingham, Ala.; Birmingham Pub. Co., 1927.

The Government of the People of the State of Alabama. Philadelphia; Eldredge & brothers, 1895.