Kemble, Adelaide (F)

b. 6 November 1815. d. 6 August 1879. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Singer, novelist, short story writer, and poet. Part of a large theatrical family, including her sister Fanny Kemble, an actress, novelist, and poet. Travelled to France, Germany, and Italy for vocal training. Returned to England in 1841 and performed at Covent Garden. Married Edward John Sartoris on 25 July 1842. Author of *A Week in a French Country House* (published in *The Cornhill Magazine* in 1867) and *Medusa and Other Tales* (1868), which was republished with additions as *Past Hours* (1880). Biographical information: *ODNB*, *Orlando*. (DD)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
When I Am Dead 1864-04-09 All the Year Round Poet 3164
At Daybreak 1864-04-09 All the Year Round Poet 3163