Ashe, Thomas (M)

b. June 1836. d. 18 December 1889. Nationality: English.
Poet, editor, and school teacher. Pseudonyms: “T. A.,” “C,” “D.” Born in Stockport. Father was a cotton spinner then a manufacturer, and was ordained in 1869. Educated at Stockport grammar school and St. John’s College, Cambridge (where he read mathematics). Ordained as a priest in 1860, but in 1865 gave up holy orders to become a school teacher. Author of *Poems* (1859), *Dryope and Other Poems* (1861), *Pictures, and Other Poems* (1865), *The Sorrows of Hypsipyle* (1867), *Songs then and Now* (1876), *Songs of a Year* (1888). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 27
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Cuckoo 1858-07-31 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6444
Oasis 1858-08-14 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6454
The Soother 1858-12-11 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6458
Echoes 1859-03-05 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6505
The Secret 1859-05-07 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6511
The Sisters 1860-04-21 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6568
Bitterness 1861-03-16 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6582
Tribute 1862-10-25 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7408
Love-Craft 1870-01-08 Once a Week Poet 13806
Lost Eros 1870-02-12 Once a Week Poet 13589
Dick’s Apophthegm 1870-03-12 Once a Week Poet 13592
Edith. Part I.—Lost. Chapter I.—The Rector’s Child 1870-09-24 Once a Week Poet 13715
Edith. Part I.—Lost. Chapter II.—Home 1870-10-08 Once a Week Poet 13716
Edith. Chapter III.—The Stranger 1870-10-22 Once a Week Poet 13717
Edith. Chapter IV.—Berthold’s Letter 1870-11-05 Once a Week Poet 13718
Edith. Chapter V.—The Meeting 1870-11-12 Once a Week Poet 13719
Edith. Chapter VI.—Flight 1870-11-19 Once a Week Poet 13720
Edith. Part II.—Chapter I.—Berthold 1870-12-03 Once a Week Poet 13722
Edith. Part II.—Chapter II.—Over Sea 1870-12-10 Once a Week Poet 13723
Edith. Part II.—Chapter II.—Over Sea. (Continued) 1870-12-17 Once a Week Poet 13724
Edith. Part II.—Chapter III.—Little Ethel 1870-12-24 Once a Week Poet 13725
Edith. Part II.—Chapter III.—Little Ethel. (Continued) 1870-12-31 Once a Week Poet 13727
Edith. Part III.—Back to the Nest.—Chapter I.—Watching and Waiting 1871-01-14 Once a Week Poet 13609
Edith. Part III.—Back to the Nest.—Chapter I.—Watching and Waiting. (Continued) 1871-01-28 Once a Week Poet 13610
Edith. Part III.—Chapter II.—Up the Brook 1871-02-11 Once a Week Poet 13612
Edith. Part III.—Chapter III.—Village Bells 1871-02-18 Once a Week Poet 13613
Edith. Part IV.—All Well 1871-02-25 Once a Week Poet 13614