Jessie Ball duPont
Mrs. Jessie Ball duPont, a native of the Northern Neck, was the closest living relative of Mary Ball Washington, mother of George Washington. She married Alfred duPont, organizer of E.I. duPont deNemours and Company and one of the world's wealthiest men. She established a merit scholarship in 1947 to honor the memory of her mother.
Photo: Jessie Du Pont, Jessie Ball duPont Fund
Scholarships associated with Jessie Ball duPont