de Laguna, Grace Mead
- Leopoldo M. Montoya
de Laguna, Grace Mead (28 September 1878–17 February 1978), philosopher, was born Grace Mead Andrus in East Berlin, Connecticut, the daughter of Wallace R. Andrus, a soldier and accountant, and Annis Mead, a schoolteacher. De Laguna received a pioneer upbringing. In 1883, when she was about four years old, the family moved to Cheney in what is now eastern Washington State (then part of the Oregon Territory), where she attended a small school. They later moved to Tacoma, where de Laguna went to high school....