1831, Tompkins County, New York.
February 22, 1885, Cleveland, Ohio.
Chardon Municipal Cemetery, Chardon, Ohio.
Marcia was the daughter of John A. Bassett and Eunice Backus. She married twice, to Orson Rodolphus Colgrove (1826–1869) and Elijah Goodwin (1869).
Marcia was a member of the Disciples of Christ, and a leader of the Christian Women’s Board of Missions. She edited the Christian Monitor for some time, as well as the Mother’s Monitor, Christian Companion (1863–88), The American Housewife (1869–72) and the Christian Woman’s Board of Missions’ monthly Missionary Tidings.
Her other works include: