Cochran, Mary E. 1916-

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COCHRAN, Mary E. 1916-

PERSONAL: Born February 28, 1916, in Detroit, MI; daughter of Charles C. (an engineer) and Katharine (Davies) Zabriskie; married David R. Cochran (an Episcopal bishop), February 7, 1942; children: Joseph, Thomas, Philip. Education: Attended Western College for Women, 1934-38. Politics: Democrat. Religion: Episcopalian.

ADDRESSES: Home—4705 41st St. NE, Tacoma, WA 98422. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER: Writer. Also worked as social worker.


Dakota Cross-Bearer: The Life and World of a NativeAmerican Bishop, University of Nebraska Press (Lincoln, NE), 2000.

Contributor to periodicals, including Episcopalian and Living Church, and to North Dakota newspapers.



Choice, March, 2001, S. D. Glazier, review of DakotaCross-Bearer: The Life and World of a Native American Bishop, p. 1310.