Effie Gray’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 7, 1828

Death Date

December 23, 1897

Age of Death

69 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Bowerswell House, Perth, Scotland

Place of burial

Kinnoull Churchyard, Perth, Scotland



The family member Effie Gray died at the age of 69. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Became famous for marrying the great critic John Ruskin, who annulled their marriage after six years without sex.

Increasingly frustrated by her husband’s unwillingness to consummate their marriage, she grew increasingly close to his student, painter John Everett Millais, whom she married in 1855. They had eight children together.

What happened to Effie Gray?

Not much is known about her death, but she died at Bowerswell House on 23 December 1897. Her husband Millais died sixteen months before her.

Where is she buried?

Effie Gray is buried in Kinnoull Churchyard, Perth, Scotland.