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Margaret Graham Neeson

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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, 1936-1940;Bachelor of Science, Columbia School of Journalism, New York City, 1942-1943.

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, Athensmovie researcher, Dixie Magazine, Athens, 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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: 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