The life cycle of Mary Seacole and Florence Nightingale


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.

By Shania

Information about Mary Seacole

Mary Seacole was born in 1805 and Mary’s husband Edwin was born in 1814. She first visited British as a young woman and later she ran a hotel in Panama. After her adventures in the Crimean war (1854 1856) she lived in Britian. She died in 1881. She was a traveller and she also ran a business. She went to help out in the war.  Mary Seacole went to the Crimean war and nursed the sick and injured .When battles were ranging she gave kindness. Florence Nightingale was the same as Mary Seacole because she was a nurse who helped others around the same time too.

Mary Seacole

Mary Seacole helped British soldiers. She worked as a nurse. Mary Seacole went to a war. Mary Seacole’s husband Edwin died in 1844. Mary Seacole closed a British hotel. Mary was  born in 1805 on the Caribbean island of Jamaica. She first visited Britain as a young woman. She died in London in 1881. The soldiers called her mother Seacole. Mary Seacole did what few other women did in the Victorian age did because she was a traveller. She ran a business.  Mary arrived in Britain three days before Florence Nightingale left for the Crimean war. After her adventure in the crimean war [ 1854-1856] she lived in Britain. Later she ran a hotel in Panama.

Mary Seacole Information

Mary Seacole helped Britain. Mary Seacole’s dad was a soldier. Mary Seacole was born in Jamaica in 1805. She cooked for the soldiers and they called her mother. For a hundred years Mary Seacole was forgotten. She was a nurse. Mary Seacole was very kind. Her husband was called Edwin. She died in London. She used to work in a hotel. Mary Seacole arrived 3 days before Florence Nightingale came.

By Evie