Elizabeth Simcoe, English-Canadian painter and author (b. 1762) died on January 17, 1850.

Dame Elizabeth Posthuma Simcoe was an English artist and diarist in colonial Canada. Her husband, John Graves Simcoe, was the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada. Her diary gives an effective account of Canadian life.

Elizabeth Simcoe, English-Canadian painter and author (b. 1762) died on January 17, 1850.

January 17, 1850

Elizabeth Simcoe, English-Canadian painter and author (b. 1762) died on January 17, 1850.

Dame Elizabeth Posthuma Simcoe was an English artist and diarist in colonial Canada. Her husband, John Graves Simcoe, was the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada. Her diary gives an effective account of Canadian life.