Story, Robert (M)

Surname: Story
Forename(s): Robert
b. 17 October 1795. d. 7 July 1860. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and schoolteacher. Born in Wark, Northumberland. Began teaching at a school in Humbleton (1810) before opening his own school at his home (1820-1840). Married Ellen Ellison on 17 May 1823. Author of several volumes of poetry including Songs and Lyrical Poems (1849) and The Poetical Works of Robert Story. (1857). Presented to Napoleon III on a visit to Paris in 1854. Biographical information: ODNB. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
We Rear No War-Defying Flag 1857-12-19 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6409