Wakefield, Nancy (F)

Surname: Wakefield
Forename(s): Nancy Amelia Woodbury
b. 7 December 1836. d. 21 September 1878. Nationality: American. VIAF.
Poet. Alternative signatures: Miss Priest, Mrs. N. A. W. (Priest) Wakefield. From Royalton, Massachusetts. Née Priest. Married Lieutenant Arlington C. Wakefield in 1865. Most well-known for her poem Over the River, the title of her posthumous poetry volume that was published in 1883. Biographical information: Appleton's Cyclopædia of American Biography (1889), vol. 6, p. 318. (BGL, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Over the River 1879-10 The Argosy Poet 16467