Kinney, Elizabeth Clementine (F)

b. 10 December 1810. d. 19 November 1889. Nationality: American. VIAF.
Poet. Pseudonym: “E. C. M.” Alternative signature: “Elizabeth C. Kinney.” Née Dodge. Born in New York City. Married twice, first to Edmund Stedman and then to William Kinney in 1841. Mother of Edmund Clarence Stedman. Contributed to *Graham’s*, *Ladies’ Wreath*, *Knickerbocker*, and *Newark Daily Advisor*. Author of *Felicità: A Metrical Romance* (1855), *Poems* (1867), and *Bianca Capello: A Tragedy* (1873). Moved to Italy from 1850-1865, supported Italian Unification, and was closely connected with English writers such as Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Alfred Tennyson. Biographical information: *Hymnary*; Alison Chapman, *Networking the Nation: British and American Women’s Poetry and Italy, 1840-1870*, Oxford UP, 2015. (KF, CC, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
To An Italian Beggar-Boy 1855-02 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 9300