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Mary Harris Jones by Linda Harris Sittig

~No, I am not related to Mary Harris Jones, just in awe of her. Born in County Cork, Ireland in 1837 to a tenant farmer and his wife, Mary Harris¬†moved¬†with her family to Toronto, Canada, and then to Michigan while … Continue reading

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