biography of Ann Anderson (Mrs.) MAVERICK (1810-1863)

Death place: NYC

Addresses: NYC

Profession: Engraver

Studied: wood engraving with her father, Alexander Anderson

Comments: Married engraver Andrew Rushton Maverick (see entry) in the mid 1830s and after his death (c.1835), became a professional engraver. She was married a second time in 1842, to Joseph Riley of Boston. That marriage was dissolved several years later when she discovered that he had another wife; she then resumed the name of Maverick. She remained active in NYC until her death.

Sources: G&W; Stephens, The Mavericks; NYCD 1848-58; Am. Inst. Cat., 1850, 1851.