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Grimes, Mary Katharinelocked

  • Judy Collingwood


Grimes, Mary Katharine (1861–1921), promoter of emigration, was born on 26 September 1861 in Funchal, Madeira, the eldest of three daughters of John Ralph Grimes and his wife, Mary Ann, eldest daughter of George Lund MD of Edinburgh, Scarborough, and Madeira. She was educated at home. Her early life is obscure, but by her early twenties she was living in ...

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