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Mary Lee Woods
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Mary Lee Woods in 2013
Born (1924-03-12)12 March 1924
Died 29 November 2017(2017-11-29) (aged 93)
London, England, UK
Alma mater University of Birmingham
Employer Telecommunications Research Establishment, Mount Stromlo Observatory, Ferranti
Conway Berners-Lee
(m. 1954; her death 2017)
Children Timothy
Parent(s) Bertie John Woods and Ida Frances Lee Burrows

Mary Lee Woods (12 March 1924 – 29 November 2017) was an English mathematician and computer programmer. She worked in a team that developed programs in the School of Computer Science, University of Manchester Mark 1, Ferranti Mark 1 and Mark 1 Star computers.

She met and married Conway Berners-Lee while working at Ferranti. Sir Tim Berners-Lee is one of their children.

She died on 29 November 2017 at the age of 93.

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