Tusser, Thomas (M)

d. 3 May 1580. Nationality: English.
Poet. Born c. 1524 in Essex. Educated at King’s College, and Trinity Hall, Cambridge. Moved to Suffolk, Norfolk, and Norwich before settling in Essex to pursue a career of farming under the patronage of several landlords in the areas. Married twice: an unknown woman who died of illness and Amy Moon. Author of *A Hundreth Good Pointes of Husbandrie* (1557) and *Five Hundreth Points of Good Husbandry United to as many of Good Huswiferie* (1573). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
A Comparison Between Good Housewifery and Evil 1832-04-28 The Penny Magazine Poet 2833