Ray Strachey

(1887 - 1940)
Rachel Pearsall Conn ('Ray') Strachey (née Costelloe) Born Rachel, Ray was the daughter of Frank and Mary Costelloe ; her mother later married Bernard Berenson. Formidably clever from her schooldays, she read mathematics at Cambridge and studied electrical engineering at Oxford before committing herself to women's suffrage. She was Secretary of the...
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