1832-1887

December 1, 1832, Salem, Massachusetts.

May 29, 1887, Chicago, Illinois.

Mary’s parents were Benjamin Brown Chamberlain and Jane Elizabeth Targee. In 1833, her family moved to St. Louis, Missouri, where she grew up. She married Dr. George Morris Wyeth, Jr., grandson of Joshua Wyeth, who was in the Boston Tea Party. She lived for a time in Jacksonville, Florida where she appears in the 1884 directory as an authoress.

Wyeth’s works include:

  1. Blessed Father, with the Morning
  2. Trusting Thee
  3. O Land of Life and Beauty
  4. O Sweet, O Heavenly City