Symons, Jelinger Cookson (M)

b. 27 August 1809. d. 7 April 1860. Nationality: English. VIAF.
School inspector, barrister, non-fiction writer, and editor. Born in West Ilsley, Berkshire. Educated at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. Married Angelina Kendall on 16 June 1845. Appointed inspector of poor-law schools in England and Wales in 1848. Author of *Tactics for the Times: as Regards the Condition and Treatment of the Dangerous Classes* (1849). Editor of the *Law Magazine* and the *English Journal of Education*. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
For the Chartists—A New Song. I Hae a Cot, a Wee Kail-Yard 1840-02-08 The Chartist Circular Poet 20