Katherine Margaret Paley

Collector associated with the antiquities collections

Katherine Margaret Gosselin of County Cavan, Ireland was born at about 1866 and died aged 82 or 83 on 26 Jan 1949. Katherine married Henry Paley, a partner in architect firm Sharpe Paley & Austin, Lancaster, who died age 86 on 19 Apr 1946. A collection of antiquities was left to their daughter Katherine Helena Paley who died on 17 Jun 1966.

On 11 August 1966 Mrs Edith Tyson curator of Lancaster Museum and Art Gallery wrote to the director of Liverpool Museums to offer "a small collection of antiquities from Egypt and Cyprus which once belonged to Mr Austin Paley of Moorgarth, Cation, near Lancaster". The heirs of Miss Katherine Helena Paley were "anxious to have them placed in a museum". The heirs were named as Miss A. M. Robson and Miss Natalie Gosselin of Moorgarth, Caton with Brookhouse, Lancaster.
  • Gender
    Female
  • Relationship
    Previous owner
  • Nationality
    Irish (Eire)
  • Born
    1866
  • Place of birth
    Europe: Northern Europe: Ireland: County Cavan
  • Died
    1949-01-26
  • Place of death
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Lancashire: Caton with Littledale
  • Cause of death
    Unknown or unrecorded

2 item(s) from the Ancient Egypt collection related to Katherine Margaret Paley

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