Keble, John (M)

Surname: Keble
Forename(s): John
b. 25 April 1792. d. 29 March 1866. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Major poet, Anglican clergyman, and prominent leader of the Oxford Movement. Born in Fairford, Gloucestershire. Educated at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Ordained in 1815. Author of The Christian Year (1827). Married Charlotte Clarke on 10 October 1835. Vicar of Hursley, Hampshire (1836-1866). Friends with John Henry Newman, and with him co-founded the Oxford Movement. Contributed to several Tracts for the Times. Biographical information: ODNB. (KH, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Consider the Lilies of the Field 1846-08-08 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5882
To the Lord of the Manor of Merdon 1862-09-01 The English Woman’s Journal Poet 1693