Mackay, Mary [pseud. Marie Corelli]
- Katherine Mullin
Mackay, Mary [pseud. Marie Corelli] (1855–1924), novelist, was born on 1 May 1855 at Gloucester Terrace, Bayswater, London, the illegitimate child of Charles Mackay LLD (1812–1889), journalist and writer of Scottish songs, and Mary Ellen Mills, née Kirtland (d. 1876). In 1859 ...