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Margaret Graham Neeson

Margaret Graham Neeson, Canadian writer.

Background

  • Neeson, Margaret Graham was born on December 27, 1918 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Arrived in United States 1943. Daughter of Francis Ronald and Helen Marguerite (Phelan) G.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, McGill University, Montreal, 1940. Bachelor of Science, Columbia School of Journalism, New York City, 1943.

    Career

    • Proof reporter Standard Times, Sherbrooke, Quebec, 1940-1941. Reporter New Bedford Standard Times, 1943-1944. Public relations Cleveland Health Museum, 1946-1948.

      Instructor Henry W. Grady School, Athens. Movie researcher Dixie Magazine, Georgia, 1948-1949. Public relations Carolina Art Association, South Carolina, 1949-1950.

      Feature writer News & Courier, Charleston, 1950-1952. Associate editor The Skipper Magazine, Annapolis, Maryland, 1954-1971. Freelance writer since 1971.

    Works

    • Author: On Solid Granite, 1974, Marguerite's Story, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Personality

    Interests

    Cooking, gardening, foreign language study.

    Connections

    • Married Jack McHenry, July 31, 1918. 1 child, John David.
    • father: Francis Ronald G.
    • mother: Helen Marguerite (Phelan) G.
    • spouse: Jack McHenry
    • child: John David Neeson
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    Born December 27, 1918
    Nationality
    • 1940
      McGill University
    • 1943
      Columbia School of Journalism
    • 1940 - 1941
      Proof reporter Standard Times
      Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    • 1943 - 1944
      reporter New Bedford Standard Times
    • 1946 - 1948
      public relations Cleveland Health Museum
    • 1948 - 1949
      movie researcher, Dixie Magazine
      Georgia
    • 1949 - 1950
      public relations Carolina Art Association
      South Carolina, United States
    • 1950 - 1952
      feature writer, News & Courier
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States
    • 1954 - 1971
      associate, editor The Skipper Magazine
      Annapolis, Maryland, United States
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