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Artemus Ward

  • Original Name Charles Farrar Browne
  • Birth 26 Apr 1834 Waterford, Oxford County, Maine, USA
  • Death 6 Mar 1867 Southampton, Southampton Unitary Authority, Hampshire, England
  • Burial South Waterford, Oxford County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 6429475

Humorist. He learned the business of a printer, and gained distinction by writing for the the public journals a series of "Letters from Artemus Ward, Showman." He became a popular lecturer, visited California in 1863, and London in 1866. He published "Artemus Ward His Book," and other works.





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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 20 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6429475
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Artemus Ward (26 Apr 1834–6 Mar 1867), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6429475, citing Elm Vale Cemetery, South Waterford, Oxford County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .