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Sarah Orne Jewett

Sarah Orne JewettAKA Theodora Sarah Orne Jewett

Born: 3-Sep-1849
Birthplace: South Berwick, ME
Died: 24-Jun-1909
Location of death: South Berwick, ME
Cause of death: Stroke
Remains: Buried, Portland Street Cemetery, South Berwick, ME

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Lesbian
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Country of the Pointed Firs

Largely paralyzed in 1902 in an accident.

Father: Theodore H. Jewett
Girlfriend: Annie Adams Fields (cohabited 1880s until 1909)

    High School: Berwick Academy (1865)

    Paralyzed 1902

    Out of the Past (16-Jan-1998) · Herself

Author of books:
Deephaven (1877, sketches)
Play Days: A Book of Stories for Children (1878, juvenile)
Old Friends and New (1879)
Country By-Ways (1881)
A Country Doctor (1884, novel)
The Mate of the Daylight and Friends Ashore (1884)
A Marsh Island (1885, novel)
A White Heron and Other Stories (1886, short stories)
The Story of the Normans (1887)
The King of Folly Island and Other People (1888, short stories)
Betty Leicester (1890, juvenile)
Strangers and Wayfarers (1890)
A Native of Winby and Other Tales (1893, short stories)
Betty Leicester's English Christmas (1894, juvenile)
The Life of Nancy (1895)
The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896)
The Queen's Twin and Other Stories (1899, short stories)
The Tory Lover (1901, novel)
The Normans (1901)
Letters of Sarah Orne Jewett (1911, letters)
Verses (1916, poetry)

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