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life and times of Mary Ann McCracken, 1770-1866

a Belfast panorama
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McCracken, Mary Ann, 1770-1866., McCracken, Henry Joy, 1767-1798 -- Family., Philanthropists -- Northern Ireland -- Biography., Belfast (Northern Ireland) -- Social life and customs., Belfast (Northern Ireland) -- Biogr

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Other titlesMary Ann McCracken
StatementMary McNeill.
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LC ClassificationsDA995.B5 M35 1997
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Pagination328 p. :
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Open LibraryOL412156M
ISBN 100856406031
LC Control Number98114290

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About the Author. Mary Alice McNeill () was born in Belfast and educated in Oxford and Dublin. Returning to Belfast in the mids, she became a member of the Arellian Association, which established a nursery school for the city’s poor children in – nearly years after Mary Ann McCracken established a nursery school in the Poor House.

McNeill dedicated her life to voluntary projects and served on the Board of the Belfast Charitable Society from to She published her first historical biography, The Life and Times of Mary Ann McCracken, in Having declined an M.B.E. inMcNeill went on to accept an Honorary M.A. from Queen’s University Belfast in Distinguished and respected Irish historian, Professor Marianne Elliott, officially launched a new version of ‘The Life and Times of Mary Ann McCracken – A Belfast Panorama’ at Clifton House this week.

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Mary Ann McCracken lived into old age, dying in at the age of 96 years. She devoted the rest of her life to social reform, improving the lot of women, children and the poor. As an old woman of 88 she was to be found often at Belfast docks handing out literature opposing slavery to those emigrating to the United States.

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McCracken, Mary Ann (–)Irish political feminist, radical, and philanthropist who was prominent in a range of charitable and reforming societies. Name variations: Mary McCracken. Born on July 8,in Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland; died in Belfast on J ; sixth of seven children of John McCracken (a ship's captain and merchant) and Ann (Joy) McCracken.

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Valerie Kerr edited the Biography for Mary Ann McCracken (). [Thank Valerie for this] This page has been accessed times. Biography Born on July 8Mary Ann McCracken – known as Mary within the family – was the sixth child of Captain John McCracken, a Belfast shipowner and rope maker, and Ann Joy, daughter of Francis.Mary Ann McCracken ( ) Mary Ann McCracken, often overshadowed by Henry Joy McCracken, her more famous brother, was a formidable person in her own right.

She shared her brother’s radical politics and was an admirer of Mary Wollstonecraft’s Vindication of .