Mary Seacole was a nurse. Mary Seacole’s husband died in 1944. Mary Seacole went to the Crimean war to help British soliders. Mary Seacole had a baby. Mary Seacole was very kind. Mary Seacole was born in 1964. Mary Seacole was voted number one poll of great Britons. Mary Seacole died on May 14th in Kingston, Jamaica. Mary Seacole was a nurse who cared for British soliders at the battlefront during the Crimean war. Mary Seacole nursed sick people and wounded soldiers. When battles where raging she gave everyone food, blankets, clean cloths and kindness. The soldiers called her mother Seacole. Mary Seacole was a Jamaican-born nurse who helped Soldiers. During the Crimean war her work was praised at the time, but she became even more famous a century later. She was called Mary Grant in Kingston, Jamaica and was the daughter of a Scottish soldier and the owner of a boarding house of officers and their families. Florence Nightingale also worked as a nurse in the Crimean war. She died in London somewhat unexpectedly on a Saturday afternoon. The cause of death was heart failure. Florence also went to the Crimean war to nurse wounded soldiers. She and her nurses saved many lives. Florence was born in 1820. This was 10 years before Britain had its first steam passenger railway.