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 Spiritualist
Alliance), and published Evidence of Purpose (1938), in which
she reviewed purposive messages through mediums from deceased
individuals.
Sources
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.