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Lacy, Elsie Halsey

Elsie Halsey Lacy

  • Name(s)
    • Elsie Halsey Lacy
  • Date of Birth
    • July 31, 1897
    • Grassy Creek, Kentucky
  • Date of Death
    • March 8, 1990
    • Grassy Creek, Kentucky
    • Buried in Grassy Creek, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Grassy Creek, Morgan County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Halsey Fork School, Morgan County, Kentucky
    • Hazel Green Academy
    • Cannel City High School
    • Elementary certificate of the first class
  • Life Events
    • Married Paris Lacy
  • Employment
    • Teacher at Morgan County Schools, 1918-1930
    • Superintendent at Centerville Sunday School
  • Occupation(s)
    • Teacher
    • Writer

Laine, Henry Allen

Henry Allen Laine

  • Name(s)
    • Henry Allen Laine
  • Date of Birth
    • January 10, 1870
    • Old Caine Springs, Madison County, Kentucky
  • Date of Death
    • October 15, 1955
    • Richmond, Indiana
    • Buried in Earlham Cemetery, Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana
  • Residence(s)
    • Hometown: Madison County
    • Union, Boone County, Kentucky
    • Richmond, Indiana
  • Education
    • Teaching Certificates, Berea College, 1889-1899
  • Life Events
    • Organized Madison County Farmers Club
    • Organized Colored Chautauqua featuring speakers such as George Washington Carver, Dr. E.B. DuBoi
  • Awards
    • University of Kentucky Extension Service
    • Man of the Year by Richmond High Schools
    • Inducted into the Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame, 2003
    • John G. Fee award, honored at Berea College's founder day, October 8, 2009
  • Employment
    • Clay City Sawmill
    • Teacher in Madison County, 20 years
    • Teacher, Clark County
    • Chairman for Colored Teachers Association, 20 years
    • Industrial supervisor, Madison County Colored Schools
    • County Agent for Negro Farmers of the County
    • Retired from teaching in 1940
  • Occupation(s)
    • Teacher
    • Author
    • Agriculturalist 

Lally, Jude

  • Name(s)
    • Jude Lally
  • Date of Birth
  • Residence(s)
    • Central Kentucky
    • Eastern Kentucky
    • Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • B.A. in Business Administration, University of Kentucky, 2006
  • Life Events
    • Diagnosed with Friedrich's Ataxia, 1998
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Poet

Lampton, Nana

Nana Lampton

Photo: Berea College

  • Name(s)
    • Nana Lampton
  • Date of Birth
  • Residence(s)
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
    • Goshen, Oldham County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Honorary Doctorate in Public Service, Spalding University, 2013
    • M.F.A. in Writing, Spalding University, Louisville, Kentucky, 2004
    • Enrolled in the Smaller Company Management Program, Harvard Business School, 1975-1979
    • M.A., in English Literature, University of Virginia, 1965
    • B.A., in English Literature, Wellesley College, 1964
  • Life Events
    • Serves as a Trustee of the Kentucky Historical Society
    • Serves as a Trustee of Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
    • Served for 18+ years on the Board of Directors for Constellation Energy Group
    • Serves on the Advisory Board of Sarabande Books
    • Serves on the Board for Yaddo
    • Serves on the Board for Fons Vitae
  • Awards and Recognitions
    • Appointed Honorary Consul to the Kingdom of Morocco, 2013
    • Elected to the Berea College Board of Trustees, 2016
  • Employment
    • Chair and CEO of American Life and Accident Insurance Company of Kentucky (American Life)
    • Chair and CEO, Hardscuffle, Inc.
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Business woman
    • Writer
    • Painter