Waring, Eleanor Emma, Sister (F)

Surname: Waring
Forename(s): Eleanor Emma
b. 1838. d. 22 March 1909. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet and nun. Born in Lyme Regis, Dorset. Baptized on 17 June 1839. Educated at the Bedford College for Women. Worked in a nursing home. Joined the Anglican Community of St John the Baptist in Bovey Tracey, Devon, in 1869. Resided in the community of the Clewer Sisters in 1875. Helped found the St Augustine’s Boy’s Home. Possibly the author of Peeps into An Old Playground: Memories of the Past (1895). Listed as a contributor to Once a Week in the magazine’s Account Book. Biographical information: Curran Index; “Lyme Regis Museum” https://www.lymeregismuseumresearchteam.co.uk/_files/ugd/392773_9083f71c03f148dfa8d8df15b8d20317.pdf?index=true (14 March 2024). (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Legend of St. Gabriel’s 1864-06-25 Once a Week Poet 630