Catharine Colace Ross entry: Overview screen.
The date of CCR's birth (probably at Edinburgh
in the earlier seventeenth century, into a family of several children) is not known. The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
suggests about 1635, though this year would make her barely fifteen at her marriage.
CCR's autobiography, Memoirs, or Spiritual Exercises
, was posthumously published nearly forty years after her death, at Edinburgh