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Margaret Ellis Millar, Canadian author. Recipient Edgar award for Beast in View Mystery Writers American, 1956, Woman of Year award Los Angeles Times, 1965, Grandmaster award Mystery Writers American, 1982. Member Mystery Writers American (president 1957).

Background

Millar, Margaret Ellis was born on February 5, 1915 in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. Daughter of Henry William and Lavinia (Ferrier) Sturm.

Education

Student, University Toronto, 1933-1936.

Works

Membership

Member Mystery Writers American (president 1957).

Connections

Married Kenneth Millar (pseudonym Ross Macdonald), June 2, 1938 (deceased). 1 daughter, Linda Jane (deceased).

father:
Henry William Sturm

mother:
Lavinia (Ferrier) Sturm

spouse:
Kenneth Millar