Women / Persons ~ P23777
Mary Jane Patterson
- Miss Mary J. Patterson
Life Dates: 12 September 1840 – 24 September 1894
- African American
- Educational founder, schoolmistress
Note: First African-American woman to get a Bachelor of Arts Degree--Oberlin. Worked with Fanny Jackson Coppin, Phila. Principal of Dunbar HS in DC.