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Timothy Shay Arthur
Birth: Jun. 22, 1809
Newburgh
Orange County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1885
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Author. The founder of "Arthur's Home Magazine", he used his publication to publish hundreds of short stories, and was known as one of the most prolific writers of the pre-Civil War era. Among his books are "Lights and Shadows of Real Life", "Tales for Rich and Poor", "Library for the Household", "Steps to Heaven", "The Good Time Coming and "Ten Nights in a Bar-Room", a tale of temperance that had became his most acclaimed and widely read work. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Alton Arthur (1816 - 1876)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Arthur (1846 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlands Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section L, Lot 182
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Sep 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11825827
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Timothy Shay Arthur
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