Johnson, Grace Allen
- Barbara F. Berenson
Johnson, Grace Allen (9 Sept. 1871–17 Jan. 1952), suffragist, educator, and peace activist, was born Grace Allen Fitch in Maples, Indiana, the daughter of Appleton Howe Fitch, a Civil War Union Army veteran and manufacturer, and Elizabeth Harriet Bennett, a former schoolteacher. Grace lived in Maples and then Kalamazoo, Michigan, until she was fourteen, when her father became manager of his mother’s farm in Hopkinton, Massachusetts. She graduated from Hopkinton High School in ...