Baker, Ada Bartrick (F)

Surname: Baker (née Budden)
Forename(s): Ada Bartrick
b. 8 November 1854. Nationality: English.
Poet. Daughter of Samuel and Louisa Budden. Born in Notting Hill, London, but grew up in a village in Kent. Married in 1884. Influenced by, and corresponded with, Robert Browning. Chambers’s Journal ledger entries list her address as 118 Godolphin Rd, Shepherd’s Bush, London, W. (15 July 1899; NLS Dep 341/371) and 28 Cambrian Rd, Richmond (22 December 1900; NLS Dep 341/371). Author of A Palace of Dreams, and Other Verse (1901). Additional biographical information: Women Poets of the Nineteenth Century, ed. by Alfred Miles (1907); BL. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 8
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Love 1899-07-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12575
To the Poet Thomas Gray. (Died 30th July 1771) 1899-07-29 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12577
September 1899-08-26 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12581
“Who Rideth Upon the Wings of the Wind” 1900-01 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 7809
Until the Day dawn 1900-07 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 7798
Neighbours 1900-12-22 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12480
The Early Tide 1901-07-13 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12512
Ælfred the King 1901-09 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 7916