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Carrie, Isabella Scrimgeour (1878–1981), suffragette and schoolteacher, was born on 3 May 1878 at 26 Wardmill Road in the parish of St Vigeans, Arbroath, the daughter of Richard Carrie (c.1836–1912), bleachfield worker, and his wife, Ann Robertson Harris (c.1842–1903)...

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Smith, Mary (1822–1889), schoolmistress and radical, was born on 7 February 1822 at Cropredy in Oxfordshire, the fourth child of William Smith, a boot and shoe maker, and Ann, née Pride, a cook from a prosperous farming family. Ann Smith died in 1824, shortly after the birth of her fifth child, when ...