Alexander, Cecil Frances (F)

b. April 1818. d. 12 October 1895. Nationality: Irish. VIAF.
Major Anglican hymn writer, poet. Alternative signature: “C. F. Alexander.” Née Humphreys. Married Rev. William Alexander on 15 October 1850. Publications include *Verses for Holy Seasons* (1846), *Hymns for Little Children* (1848). Author of the popular hymn “All Things Bright and Beautiful.” Biographical information: *ODNB*. (SP, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
King Edward’s Dream 1838-03 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 11921
Lost for Gold 1866-04-14 Once a Week Poet 13425
The Child and the Bishop 1868-03-01 Good Words Poet 1898