Minerva Artemisia Freshkill Richardson is a mortal.
She is Anneka’s paternal grandmother. She was born in 1921. She is now 87.
Minerva lives in Burlington, Vermont. In her prime, she was a teacher of classics at the Endless Lake Boarding School. She was also an author of coffee table books and an environmental activist.
In her prime, Minerva’s strengths were her indefatigable energy and quick mind. Her weaknesses were her obliviousness to others’ feelings and her impetuosity.
Leonora Ashby Cox was a mortal. She was Will’s mother. She was born in 1844 and died in 1900.
Leonora lived in West Somerville, Massachusetts with her husband Will Sr. and her son Will. She was an author of fairy tales.
Leonora’s strengths were her imaginative storytelling and her devotion to her son. Her weaknesses were her imaginative storytelling and her devotion to her son.