Halkett, Violet Mary Craigie (F)

Surname: Nosworthy (née Halkett)
Forename(s): Violet Mary Craigie
b. January 1873. d. 15 December 1947. Nationality: English.
Poet. Pseudonym: V. C. H. Alternative signature: V. Craigie Halkett, V. M. Craigie Halkett. Born in the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire. Father was Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Halkett-Craigie. Lived in Devon from at least 1891. Taught at a private school in Lahill, Exeter, in 1911. Married Rev. John Thomas Nosworthy in 1912. Chambers’s Journal ledger entries list her address as Lahill, Exeter (poems published 23 September 1899 and 15 December 1900; NLS Dep 341/371). Author of A Child’s Rhymes, Written Between the Age of Six and Thirteen (1887). Biographical information: Reilly, Late Victorian Poetry, p. 206; Violet Mary Craigie Halkett (1873-1947), Ancestry. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Song 1899-09-23 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12585
Grief. A Sonnet 1900-12-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12479