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Mary Baker Eddy
Mary Morse Baker
July 16, 1821
|Died||December 3, 1910
|Cause of death||Pneumonia|
|Resting place||Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts|
|Other names||Mary Baker Glover, Mary Patterson, Mary Baker Glover Eddy, Mary Baker G. Eddy|
|Known for||Founder of Christian Science|
|Science and Health (1875)|
|Spouse(s)||George Washington Glover (m. 1843–1844); Daniel Patterson (m. 1853–1873); Asa Gilbert Eddy (m. 1877–1882)|
|Children||George Washington Glover II (b. 1844)|
|Parent(s)||Mark Baker (d. 1865); Abigail Ambrose Baker (d. 1849)|
Eddy wrote the movement's textbook Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures (first published 1875) and founded the Church of Christ, Scientist in 1879. She also founded the Christian Science Publishing Society (1898), which continues to publish a number of periodicals, including The Christian Science Monitor (founded in 1908).
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