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Elizabeth Honness McKaughan, American author. Recipient Distin. Achievement award Skidmore College, 1987. Member Women's Auxiliary Medical College Hospital, Meals on Wheels (driver 1978-1981). Member Skidmore College Alumna (50th Anniversary award 1972, trustee 1937-1944).

Background

McKaughan, Elizabeth Honness was born on June 29, 1904 in Boonton, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of George Gill and Mary Van Syckel (Leigh) Honness.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Skidmore College, 1926.

Career

Personal book service Charles Scribners Sons, New York City, 1926-1927. Copywriter The MacMillian Company, 1928-1932, The Century Company, New York City, 1932-1934. Managing editor The American Girl Magazine, 1934-1942.

Publicity writer The Shelton Looms, 1934.

Works

Membership

Member Women's Auxiliary Medical College Hospital, Meals on Wheels (driver 1978-1981). Member Skidmore College Alumna (50th Anniversary award 1972, trustee 1937-1944).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting.

Connections

Married Jesse Alfred McKaughan, September 25, 1936 (deceased 1966). 1 child, Mary Elizabeth.

father:
George Gill Honness

mother:
Mary Van Syckel (Leigh) Honness

spouse:
Jesse Alfred McKaughan

child:
Mary Elizabeth McKaughan