|Birthname||Judith Ann Jance|
|born on||27 October 1944 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )|
|Place||Watertown, South Dakota, 44n54, 97w07|
|Timezone||CWT h5w (is war time)|
|Astrology data||04°37' 17°04 Asc. 21°02'|
American celebrated writer of mysteries and children's books. Her acclaimed series featuring detective J.B. Beaumont includes "Until Proven Guilty," "Injustice For All" and "Hour of the Hunter," all best-selling favorites.
The daughter of an insurance salesman, she married Jerry Jance on 1/29/1967 and they had two children. She was widowed on 1/01/1983 after 16 years together.
Jance taught in public schools in Tucson in 1967-1968, worked as a school librarian 1968-1973 and tried her hand at insurance sales 1974-1985 before settling into full time writing. By the '90s she was located in Seattle, WA.
- Work : New Job 1967 (Taught in Tucson)
- Work : New Job 1968 (School librarian)
- Work : New Career 1974 (Insurance sales)
Don Borkowski quotes her at a book signing in a Portland book store 6/1994, "about 11:00 PM."
- Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (Jerry Jance, 16 years)
- Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
- Family : Relationship : Widowed
- Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two)
- Lifestyle : Work : Many job changes
- Vocation : Business : Insurance fields (Sales)
- Vocation : Education : Librarian (School)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Public school)
- Vocation : Writers : Children's literature (Children's books)
- Vocation : Writers : Detective/ Mystery
- Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women