Bristow, Mary Beckley


Bristow, Mary Beckley
Bristow, Mary Beckley (1808-1890)
Mary Beckley Bristow was born on November 18, 1808 in Boone County, Kentucky. She died in 1890 in Kenton County, Kentucky. In 1858, Mary began a diary of what she called a "Record" of daily events that took place in her life until September 19, 1863 when her first volume was full. Aside from her daily life, the diary would contain letters, bible verses and religious interpretations. On September 21, 1863, Mary started her second volume of spiritual writings to her Father until 1871.
Birth date
18 Nov 1808
Place of birth
Boone County (Ky.)
Death date
Place of death
Kenton County (Ky.)
Bibliographic citation(s)
"Mary Berkley Bristow and Her Times" by Neil Allen Bristow (San Diego, Calif.)

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