Days Past: Mollie Monroe: memorable, 'crazy' character of early Prescott
The Daily Courier
Mollie Monroe has the unfortunate distinction of being the first woman in Arizona Territory to be declared insane. Born in New Hampshire in 1846 to a fairly affluent family, she was christened Mary Elizabeth Sanger and was given a finishing school education to equip her for marriage to a successful businessman.
Wurtz, M. J.
Days Past: Mollie Monroe: memorable, 'crazy' character of early Prescott.
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