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Marian Adele Longfellow, known as Memie, was born April 1, 1849, about the time her parents, Marianna Preble Longfellow (1812-1888) and Stephen Longfellow (1805-1850) were separating.
Her father, who suffered from alcoholism, died about a year later.
Marian married William Francis Morris, a native of Hiddersfield, England. They had three children, and later divorced. She then married Francis O'Donogue, a native of Ireland, from whom she also was divorced. She then reclaimed the surname Longfellow. She died in 1924.
About This Item
- Title: Marian Longfellow, Portland, ca. 1851
- Creator: Howe, George M.
- Creation Date: circa 1851
- Subject Date: circa 1851
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Daguerreotype
- Local Code: Coll. 443, Box 3/5, 2008.500.0148
- Collection: Miscellaneous daguerreotypes
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Longfellow family
- Longfellow, Marian, 1849-1924--Portrait photographs
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