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Mary Emily Foy
Birth: Jul. 13, 1862
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1962
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

First woman head librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library, appointed to the job in 1880 at the age of 18. She had graduated the year before from Los Angeles High School. She served for only four years but left a legacy for Los Angeles librarians to remember. (bio courtesy of: Wikipedia) 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Calvert Foy (1830 - 1901)
  Lucinda Macy Foy (1844 - 1925)
 
 Siblings:
  Oscar M. Foy (____ - 1968)*
  Mary Emily Foy (1862 - 1962)
  James Calvert Foy (1865 - 1922)*
  Cora Calvert Foy (1870 - 1920)*
  Samuel C. Foy (1873 - 1874)*
  Edna Foy Neher (1875 - 1971)*
  Irma Calvert Foy (1878 - 1896)*
  Alma Calvert Foy Woolwine Gravel (1880 - 1960)*
  Florence Foy Olmsted (1883 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 5030
 
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Record added: May 23, 2000
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