Nebraska Authors

Mary Jane Meehan

AKA: Mary Jane McCullough Meehan

Born 1932-04-22 Maxwell, NE

Died 2020-08-06
Omaha, NE

Maxwell, NE

Mary Jane Meehan taught English in public schools and at the university level. She also worked as a ghost writer and editor, and provided writing workshops for the Omaha business community.

Places Lived

Beatrice, NE
Lincoln, NE
Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
  • Poetry


Nebraska - history


BS in education, University of Nebraska, 1954
Master's Degree, University of Nebraska Omaha, 1988


Public school English teacher
University English instructor

Places Worked

University of Nebraska Omaha


The Saga of Brady Island. 1967.

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