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January, 1890: Millsaps College established in Jackson

Millsaps was founded with a gift of $50,000 from Major Reuben Webster Millsaps, with matching contributions from Mississippi Methodists.  A native of Pleasant Valley, Mississippi, Major Millsaps devoted his life to Millsaps.  Grenada and Whitworth colleges later merged with Millsaps.

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