Irena McCammon Scott

Irena McCammon Scott is the great-great-grandniece of John Purdue. She lives in Delaware County, Ohio, on a farm John Purdue is believed to have purchased in 1865 for his sister, Catherine Purdue McCammon. She has a Ph.D. in physiology from the University of Missouri, was an Assistant Professor of Biology at St. Bonaventure University, and has done research and teaching at Cornell University, the Ohio State University, and the University of Nevada. She has published works in biology and about Ohio history, and she is listed in Who's Who in the World, World Who's Who of Women, Who's Who in the Midwest.

Bibliography from Purdue University Press