Greenwood, Alice Drayton
- Joan Thirsk
Greenwood, Alice Drayton (1862–1935), historian, was born on 18 November 1862 at 15 Lime Grove, Chorlton, Lancashire, the eldest child of Dr Joseph Gouge Greenwood (1821–1894) and his first wife, Elizabeth (Eliza) Taylor, daughter of the Revd John Taylor, a well-known Unitarian minister. Her mother died after the birth of a second daughter, and her father remarried in 1871. The family lived thereafter in ...