Cayley, George John (M)

b. 26 January 1826. d. 11 October 1878. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and travel writer. Alternative signature: “G. J. Cayley.” Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, and the Inner Temple. Travelled to Spain and published an account of his journey as *Las Alforjas* (1853), republished as *The Bridle Roads of Spain* in 1856. Contributed to *Daily News* (as a correspondent in Crimea during the war) and *Fraser’s Magazine*. Married Mary Anne Frances Wilmot on 11 September 1860. Settled with his family in Algiers in 1870. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Shoreward 1859-10-15 Once a Week Poet 227