Person:Elizabeth Rockefeller Strong (1)

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Elizabeth Rockefeller
b.23 Aug 1866
d.14 Nov 1906
  1. Elizabeth Rockefeller1866 - 1906
  2. Alta Rockefeller1871 - 1962
  3. Edith Rockefeller1872 - 1932
  4. John D Rockefeller, Jr.1874 - 1960
  1. Margaret Rockefeller Strong1897 - 1985
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Name Elizabeth Rockefeller
Married Name Elizabeth Rockefeller Strong
Gender Female
Birth[1] 23 Aug 1866
Death[1] 14 Nov 1906


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Elizabeth "Bessie" Rockefeller (August 23, 1866 — November 14, 1906) was the eldest child of Standard Oil co-founder John Davison Rockefeller (1839—1937) and school teacher Laura Celestia "Cettie" Spelman (1839—1915).

Bessie Rockefeller was a special student at Vassar College 1886—1888; Strong Hall. The school's first dormitory, was named in honor of Bessie in 1893 by her father who contributed $35,000 toward the expense of the construction.

On March 22, 1889, she married philosopher and psychologist Charles Augustus Strong and had one daughter, Margaret Rockefeller Strong (1897—1985).

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Elizabeth Rockefeller Strong, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).