• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE3682

de Lissa, Lillian Daphne

(1885 – 1967)
  • Born 25 October, 1885, Darlinghurst, Sydney New South Wales Australia
  • Died 16 October, 1967, Dorking Surrey United Kingdom
  • Occupation Educator


Lillian de Lissa was the director of the first Adelaide free kindergarten in Franklin Street. In 1917 she became foundation principal of Gipsy Hill College in Surrey. She was also a founder of the Nursery School Association of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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