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Kate Douglas Wiggin

Kate Douglas WigginAKA Kate Douglas Smith

Born: 28-Sep-1856
Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA
Died: 24-Aug-1923
Location of death: Harrow, Middlesex, England
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, South Buxton Cemetery, Buxton, ME

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

Sister: Nora A. Smith
Husband: Samuel B. Wiggin (d. 1889)
Husband: George C. Riggs (m. 1895)

    High School: Gorham Female Seminary, Maine
    High School: Morison Academy, Maryland
    High School: Abbott Academy, Massachusetts
    University: Pacific Model Training School for Kindergartners

Author of books:
The Story of Patsy (1883)
The Birds' Christmas Carol (1887, juvenile)
Timothy's Quest (1890, juvenile)
Cathedral Courtship (1893, novel)
Polly Oliver's Problem (1893, juvenile)
Penelope's Progress (1898, novel)
Penelope's English Experiences (1900, novel)
Susanna and Sue (1909)
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1910, juvenile)
Mother Carey's Chickens (1911, juvenile)
Penelope's Postscripts (1915)
Homespun Tales (1920)
My Garden of Memory (1923, memoir)

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