Jessica Nelson North’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 7, 1891

Death Date

Jan 3, 1988

Age of Death

96 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Jan 3, 1988

Profession

Poet

The poet Jessica Nelson died at the age of 96. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Older sister of the acclaimed children’s author Sterling North and a noted writer and poet in her own right. Her best known works include Arden Acres, The Prayer Rug, The Giant’s Shoe, and a poetry collection called The Long Leash.

She grew up in Wisconsin as the daughter of David Willard North and Sarah Elizabeth Nelson North. In 1921, she married Reed Inness MacDonald; the couple went on to have two children.