Katherine A. Grimes

Katherine A. Grimes
Short Name: Katherine A. Grimes
Full Name: Grimes, Katharine Atherton, 1877-1967
Birth Year: 1877
Death Year: 1967

Born: April 26, 1877, Argentine, Michigan.
Died: September 3, 1967, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee.
Buried: Calvary Cemetery, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee.

Grimes was the first child of Stephen and Ada Potter Atherton, and had seven brothers. In 1900, she married broom maker Elliot Grant Grimes in Vernon, Michigan. She had a stepdaughter, Corabelle Grimes Shorden, one son, Leon Elliot Grimes, and an adopted daughter, Mary Patricia Green Jacobs. She became a writer at an early age, and worked as an editor for the Southern Agriculturist magazine in Nashville, Tennessee. In addition to writing, she was an accomplished pianist and a music teacher. In 1920, she and her son Leon worked for Dr. William Fewkes of the Smithsonian Institute, exploring the Anasazi Indian ruins at Mesa Verde, Colorado. In later years, she formed her own business, "Writer’s Aid," whereby she took a writers’ manuscripts and corrected and prepared them for submission for publication.


Texts by Katherine A. Grimes (23)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
A little while to wait, and watch and wonderKatherine A. Grimes (Author)English2
Are you worn with griefs and fearsKatharine A. Grimes (Author)4
Christ a wondrous work has given youKatherine A. Grimes (Author)3
Go carry his love to the hearts of menKatharine Atherton Grimes (Author)English2
God made a garden to restKatharine A. Grimes (Author)2
He hath given us the wordKatherine A. Grimes (Author)2
I can look across the valley of the shadowKatherine A. Grimes (Author)2
I do not know how Jesus came to set my life apartKatharine A. Grimes (Author)English2
I know the Lord has mercy, I myself have felt His graceKatharine A. Grimes (Author)English2
I want to live that I may learnKatharine A. Grimes (Author)2
In heaven there dwells a mighty KingKatherine A. Grimes (Author)2
I've turned my face upward to Jesus my LordKatherine A. Grimes (Author)English2
Once a tempest was raging on GalileeKatharine A. Grimes (Author)2
One day at a time God gives us the yearKatherine Atherton Grimes (Author)English5
Sounds of battle ring upon the airKatharine Atherton Grimes (Author)English6
Steady and true in the upward wayCatherine A. Grimes (Author)English13
Teach me Thy will, O Lord, teach me Thy wayKatherine A. Grimes (Author)English30
This world is not a place for gloomKatharine A. Grimes (Author)8
We are heralds of the MasterAtherton Katherine (Author)English4
Weary soul by sin oppressed, Spend one hour with JesusKatharine A. Grimes (Author)English28
When waves of sin had drifted meKatharine Atherton Grimes (Author)6
With armor bright, strong in hisKatherine A. Grimes (Author)2
Wondrous their mystery, glorious their historyKatherine A. Grimes (Author)3
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