Pearson, Emma Maria (F)

Surname: Pearson
Forename(s): Emma Maria
b. 1828. d. 3 June 1893. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, novelist, memoirist, and nurse. Pseudonym: Emma. Unmarried. Born in Greater Yarmouth, Norfolk. Trained as a nurse with the Red Cross. Nursed during the Franco-Prussian War and the Serbo-Turkish War. Author of several memoirs about her time as a nurse abroad including Our Adventures During the War of 1870 (1871) and Service in Servia Under the Red Cross (1877). Worked as a superintendent at a London hospital later in life. Biographical information: Curran Index, At the Circulating Library. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Sunlight at Evening 1863-09-19 Once a Week Poet 521