Mary Virginia Terhune

Mary Virginia Terhune bio

Birth Name: Mary Virginia Terhune

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: New Jersey

Date Of Birth: December 21, 1830

Date Of Death: June 2, 1922

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Mary Virginia Terhune was born on the 21st of December, 1830. She was known for being a Novelist. A nineteenth-century American author, she is known for her 1854 novel, Alone, and for her 1871 non-fiction work, Common Sense in the Household: A Manual of Practical Housewifery. She also published several short story collections.

Mary Virginia Terhune was born in New Jersey. She attended a girls’ seminary school in Richmond, Virginia in the mid-1840s. She began publishing articles in local newspapers when she was just fourteen years old. Her debut novel, Alone, went on to sell more than 100,000 copies.

Mary Virginia Terhune was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Mary Virginia Terhune was born in 1830s.

Mary Virginia Terhune is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Mary Virginia Terhune was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Mary Virginia Terhune
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Mary Virginia Terhune was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Mary Virginia Terhune was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Mary Virginia Terhune had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Mary Virginia Terhune’s birth sign is Capricorn and she had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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