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The English Orphans

In the back of my Great-Grandmother Nancy (Keith) Brown’s 1873 diary she had made a list of “Mrs. Mary J. Holmes works.” Assuming that they were books, I did a little research and came up with the following information regarding the author. From Wikipedia: Mary Jane Holmes (April 5, 1825 – October 6, 1907) was a bestselling… Continue reading The English Orphans