Grace Bawden

Full name

Grace Maria Bawden

Alternative names

Grace M. Bawden, Grace Marie Bawden

Presence at Shimer


Presence on Earth

1874–1940 [1]


Seminary period alum, Seminary period faculty


Mount Carroll, Illinois; Freeport, Illinois

Grace M. Bawden was a student at Shimer College in the Seminary period, graduating in 1894. Her parents were Collan Bawden and Anna Belle Kneale.

Bawden taught art at Shimer for many years during the Academy period, starting in 1898; she is listed in the board of instruction for catalogs from 1899 to 1931-32.

In the Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index, she is listed as a "housekeeper and art instructor."

Shimer connectionsEdit



  1. Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 [ version].

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