Mary <I>Heaton</I> O'Brien

Mary Heaton O'Brien

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Death 1966 (aged 83–84)
Burial Provincetown, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 60688442 · View Source
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Longtime Provincetown resident and author.
"I only gradually understood that the whole life of the children and my father rested on my unaccustomed shoulders. I began to realize that my writing was no longer something that helped along someone else, a sort of lucky by-product of our joint lives, but the only way I knew of earning a livelihood."
Time and the Town (1942)

additional info from anonymous contributor:
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Despite what is written on her tombstone, Mary Heaton Vorse was born October 11, 1874. Her father was Hiram Heaton, Jr. (1841-1914); her mother was Ellen Cordelia Blackman Marvin.
(1834-1910). Her parents were maried in 1873. She was my grandfather's 3rd cousin.


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  • Created by: teck
  • Added: 26 Oct 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 60688442
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Heaton O'Brien (1882–1966), Find a Grave Memorial no. 60688442, citing Provincetown Cemetery, Provincetown, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by teck (contributor 47184853) .