Macready, Catherine Frances Birch (F)

b. 1835. d. 1869. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet. Daughter of William Charles Macready. Alternative signature: “Catherine Frances B. Macready.” Born in Elstree, Hertfordshire. Author of *Leaves From the Olive Mount: Poems* (1860), *Cowl and Cap; or, The Rival Churches and Minor Poems* (1865), and *Devotional Lays* (1868). Buried at sea after dying on a voyage from Madeira to England. Biographical information: BL; *Wikipedia* <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Macready> (28 July 2021); Reilly, *Mid-Victorian Poetry*, p. 297. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Shadow of the Hand 1856-07-26 Household Words Poet 1426
The Angel of Love 1856-08-30 Household Words Poet 1430
Springs in the Desert 1856-11-08 Household Words Poet 1438