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Moran, Mary Nimmolocked

(16 May 1842–25 September 1899)
  • Phyllis Peet


Moran, Mary Nimmo (16 May 1842–25 September 1899), painter and etcher, was born in Strathaven, Lanarkshire, Scotland, the daughter of Archibald Nimmo, who was probably a weaver, and Mary Scot. Her mother died when Nimmo was very young, and in 1847 her father brought her and her older brother to the United States. They settled in Crescentville, Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia, where she attended grammar school. In 1862 Nimmo married her neighbor, the landscape painter and etcher ...

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