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Ethelyn Minerva Parkinson, American author. Recipient Wisconsin Dramatic Society 1st place for playwriting, 1933; 1st place children's fiction Scholastic Book Services, 1957; Abingdon award, 1970; award of merit Wisconsin History Society, 1971.

Background

Parkinson, Ethelyn Minerva was born on September 13, 1906 in near Oconto, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of James Nelson and Ethel Mabelle (Bigelow) Parkinson.

Education

Teaching certificate, County Normal School, Oconto Falls, Wisconsin, 1923. Registered Nurse, Bellin Memorial School Nursing, 1928.

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father:
James Nelson Parkinson

mother:
Ethel Mabelle (Bigelow) Parkinson