Ursula K. (Kroeber) Le Guin
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Ursula (Kroeber) Le Guin (1929 - 2018)

Ursula (Ursula K.) Le Guin formerly Kroeber
Born in Berkeley, Alameda, California, United Statesmap
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Sister of [private brother (1920s - unknown)] [half], [private brother (1920s - unknown)] [half] and
Wife of [private husband (1920s - unknown)]
[children unknown]
Died in Portland, Oregon, USAmap
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Ursula K. (Kroeber) Le Guin is Notable.

Biography

Ursula was born in Berkeley California in 1929 to the noted anthropologists Alfred L. Kroeber and Theodora Kracaw. She was an accomplished writer of novels and short stories, and is perhaps best known for "The Left hand of Darkness"[1], for which she was awarded the Hugo and Nebula awards, and the Earthsea series.

Sources


  1. Jonas, Gerald. "Ursula K. Le Guin, Acclaimed for Her Fantasy Fiction, Is Dead at 88." New York Times. 23 Jan 2018. nytimes.com. Retrieved 6 Jan 2019.
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ursula_K._Le_Guin
  3. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCXV-79Q : accessed 24 January 2018), Ursula Kroeber in household of Alfred Kroeber, Berkeley, Alameda, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 320, sheet 4A, line 41, family 105, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 111; FHL microfilm 2,339,846.
  4. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K9QQ-QM4 : accessed 24 January 2018), Ursula Kroeber in household of Alfred Kroeber, Tract 5C, Berkeley, Oakland Judicial Township, Alameda, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 1-142, sheet 11B, line 70, family 48, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 190.
  5. "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:24B5-7FP : 2 October 2015), Ursula Kroeber, 1951; citing Immigration, New York City, New York, United States, NARA microfilm publication T715 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  6. WikiData: Q181659 Wikidata Information Reasonator enwiki Ancestors (about wikidata)


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