Mirabeau B. Lamar

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Barbers Hill Middle School North
The Life Of The Father Of Education
Sarah Franklin
Mrs. McDonald 7th grade Sarah Franklin
Barbers Hill Middle School North
Mrs. McDonald 7th grade
The Life Of The Father Of Education

Have you ever wanted to know who the Father Of Education Texas was? Well this essay will tell you about him and his life. Mirabeau B. Lamar was born on August 16, 1798 in Louisville, Georgia, son of John and Rebecca Lamar. He grew up on the family plantation known as Fairfield in Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia. As a young man Lamar moved to Cahawba, Alabama, where he became a partner in a general store and the town newspaper called the Cahawba. Then he moved back to Georgia because his job failed.

Once he moved
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