Dickson, Maria Frances (F)

b. 1810. d. 1867. Nationality: Irish. VIAF.
Translator, children’s writer, and travel writer. Pseudonym: “M. F. D.” Alternative signature: “M. F. Dickson.” Contributed to *Dublin University Magazine*. Travelled to Germany in 1836 and published an account of her trip as *Souvenirs of a Summer in Germany* (1837). Married William Peters Smith on 22 January 1846 and used the last name “Smith-Chatterton.” Biographical information: *Curran Index*, *British Travel Writing* <https://btw.wlv.ac.uk/authors/1041> (20 August 2021). (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The German Night Watchman’s Song. From “Souvenirs of a Summer in Germany” 1840-04-04 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Translator 4388