Bessie Morse Bellingrath

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Bessie Mae Bellingrath (Morse)

Birthplace: Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama
Death: February 15, 1943 (64)
Mobile County, Alabama
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sewall Walker Morse and Alice Balyora Morse
Wife of Walter Duncan Bellingrath
Sister of Charles Walker Morse; Mary Emma Morse; Alfred E. Morse; Daisy E. Morse; Mabel C. Morse and 4 others

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About Bessie Morse Bellingrath

Bessie Morse Bellingrath's tireless energy and love of beauty played a predominant part in the masterpiece of Bellingrath Gardens and the establishment of the Bessie Morse Bellingrath Collection of antique furniture, Old English silver, rare porcelains, and fine china. For her achievements, she was made an honorary member-at-large of the Garden Clubs of America.

Co-founder, with her husband, of Bellingrath Gardens and Home in Mobile, Alabama.

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Bessie Morse Bellingrath's Timeline

May 20, 1878
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama
February 15, 1943
Age 64
Mobile County, Alabama