Richmond, Zoe Blanche Russell(1888-1986)

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Richmond, Zoe Blanche Russell(1888-1986)

Honorary associate of the Society for Psychical Research (SPR), London. Born June 14, 1888, in London, England. In 1914 she married Kenneth Forbes Richmond, whom she assisted in investigations of mediumship, in particular the phenomena of Gladys Osborne Leonard.

She joined the Society for Psychical Research in 1922. Subsequently she developed the faculty of automatic writing and was herself the subject of SPR experiments. She contributed a number of articles to Light (published by the London Spiritual-ist Alliance), and published Evidence of Purpose (1938), in which she reviewed purposive messages through mediums from deceased individuals.


Berger, Arthur S., and Joyce Berger. The Encyclopedia of Parapsychology and Psychical Research. New York: Paragon House, 1991.

Richmond, Zoe. Evidence of Purpose. N.p., 1938.

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