Alexander, Cecil Frances (F)

Surname: Alexander (Humphreys)
Forename(s): Cecil Frances
b. April 1818. d. 12 October 1895. Nationality: Irish. VIAF.
Major Anglican hymn writer, poet. Alternative signature: C. F. Alexander. Née Humphreys. Married Rev. William Alexander on 15 October 1850. Publications include Verses for Holy Seasons (1846), Hymns for Little Children (1848). Author of the popular hymn All Things Bright and Beautiful. Biographical information: ODNB. (SP, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
King Edward’s Dream 1838-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 11921
Lost for Gold 1866-04-14 Once a Week Poet 13425
The Child and the Bishop 1868-03-01 Good Words Poet 1898