Briggs, S. Constance Isabelle (F)

d. 1918. Nationality: German.
Poet. Born in Mannheim, Germany, c.1838. Née Rocheid. Married Major-General David Briggs on 3 July 1860, living with him in Largo, Fife. *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entry for Briggs’ “The Lighthouse of the Minot’s Edge,” published on 15 April 1899, lists the author as Mrs Briggs, of Strathairly Cottage, Largo, Fife (NLS Dep 341/371). Biographical information: *Debrett’s Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage, and Companionage: Comprising Information Concerning All Persons Bearing Hereditary Or Courtesy Titles, Knights, and Companions of All the Various Orders, and the Collateral Branches of All Peers and Baronets*, vol. 189, Dean and Son, Limited, 1902, p. 340; *Ancestry*. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Lighthouse of the Minot’s Edge 1899-04-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 12562