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Leverton, Ruth M.

Jeffrey S Hampl.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online July 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Medicine and Health. 1064 words.

Leverton, Ruth M. (23 March 1908–14 September 1982), scientist and dietitian, was born Ruth Mandeville Leverton in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the daughter of Ernest Richard Leverton, an...

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Morgan, Agnes Fay

Patricia B. Swan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Social and Cultural History; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Medicine and Health. 1191 words.

Morgan, Agnes Fay (04 May 1884–20 July 1968), nutrition scientist and home economics administrator, was born Jane Agnes Fay in Peoria, Illinois, the daughter of Irish immigrants Patrick...

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Roberts, Lydia Jane

Patricia B. Swan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Medicine and Health; Education. 1148 words.

Roberts, Lydia Jane (30 June 1879–28 May 1965), home economics educator and nutritionist, was born in Hope Township, Barry County, Michigan, the daughter of Warren Roberts, a carpenter, and...

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