March 16, 1820, Boston, Massachusetts.
November 25, 1905, Chelsea, Massachusetts.
Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett, Massachusetts.
Mary was the daughter of Daniel Freeman Pepper and Betsey Burke, and wife of Ellis Usher Kidder.
She was blinded as a teenager, but fortunately for hymn lovers, had her sight restored after a few years.
She belonged to the Methodist Episcopal Church, and lived 46 years in New York City.
where to get a good portrait-style photo of Kidder