- 1903-72; Brit. paleontologist, born in Kenya
- (born Mary Douglas Nicol) 1913-96; Brit. paleontologist: wife of Louis
Family of British and Kenyan archaeologists, anthropologists, and paleontologists, including Louis (1903-1972), who used a series of fossil discoveries in Tanzania made largely by his wife Mary (1913-1996) to argue influentially that humans had evolved in Africa. Several members of their family have continued their research.
photographed in the 1960s