Caraway, Hattie Ophelia Wyatt
- Susan M. Hartmann
Caraway, Hattie Ophelia Wyatt (01 February 1878–21 December 1950), U.S. senator, was born on a farm near Bakerville, Tennessee, the daughter of William Carroll Wyatt, a farmer and shopkeeper, and Lucy Mildred Burch. At the age of four she moved with her family to Hustburg, Tennessee. After briefly attending Ebenezer College in Hustburg, she transferred to Dickson (Tenn.) Normal College, where she received her B.A. degree in 1896. She taught school for a time before marrying in 1902 Thaddeus Horatius Caraway, whom she had met in college; they had three children....