Isabella Flora Frid was the daughter of a country doctor and sister of the founders of the McGregor Clinic. She was renowned for her handcrafted Christmas crackers and for her magnificent gardens in Waterdown. A charter member and former President of the Garden Club in Hamilton, Mrs. Frid enjoyed its activities up to her death in her ninety-eighth year. She graduated from New York’s Roosevelt Hospital and nursed overseas during the First World War.
The widow of H.P. Frid of Frid Construction, she was Hamilton Foundation Board member in the 1960s.
Excerpt from 1987-1988 Annual Report