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Brooks. This poem was inspired by the " Book
of Tobit " of the Apocrypha.

Zoroaster. Novel. 1885. ^ F. M. Crawford.

Zury. Novel. 1887. Joseph Kirkland.



LIST OF AUTHORS



N. M. p.



Abbe, Cleveland, born Dec. 3,

1S3S, at New York, N.Y.
Abbe, Frederick Randolph, born

1827, in Connecticut ; died 1889.
Abbey, Henry, born July 11, 1842,

at Rondout, N.Y.
Abbey, Richard, born Nov. 16,

1805, in Genesee Co., N.Y. ;

died Oct. 23, 1891, at Yazoo

City, Miss.
Abbot, Willis John, born March

16, 1363, at New Haven, Conn.
Abbott, Austin, born Dec. 18,

1831, at Boston, Mass. ; died

April 19, 1896, at New York,

N.Y.
Abbott, Benjamin Vaughan, born

June 4, 1830, at Boston, Mass. ;

died Feb. 17, 1890, at Brooklyn,

N.Y.
Abbott, Charles Conrad, born

June 4, 1843, at Trenton, N.J.
Abbott, Charles Edward, born

1811, in Maine ; died 1880.
Abbott, Edward, born July 15,

1841, at Farmington, Me.
Abbott, Jacob, born Nov. 14,

1803, at Hallowell, Me. ; died

Oct. 31, 1879, at Farmington,

Me.
Abbott, John Stevens Cabot, born

Sept. 18, 1805, at Brunswick,

Me.; died June 17, 1877, at

Fairhaven, Conn.
Abbott, Lyman, born Dec. 18,

1835, at Koxbury, Mass.
Adams, Charles Follen, born



April 21, 1842, at Dorchester,

Mass.
Adams, Charles Francis, born

Aug. 18, 1807, at Boston, Mass.;

died Nov, 21, 1886, at Boston,

Mass.
Adams, Charles Francis, Jr.,

born May 27, 1835, at Boston,

Mass.
Adams, Charles Kendall, born

Jan. 24, 1835, at Derby, Vt.
Adams, Francis Colburn, fl.

about 1850.
Adams, George Burton, born 1851,

in Vermont.
Adams, Henry, born Feb. 16,

1838, at Boston, Mass.
Adams, Henry Carter, born 1851,

at Davenport, la.
Adams, Herbert Baxter, born

April 16, 1850, at Amherst,

Mass.
Adams, John, born Oct. 31, 1735,

at Braintree (now Quincy),

Mass.; died July 4, 1826, at

Braintree, Mass.
Adams, John Quincy, born July

11, 1767, at Braintree, Mass. ;

died Feb. 23, 1848, at Washing-
ton, D.C.
Adams, John Quincy, born Sept.

22, 1833, at Boston, Mass. ;

died Aug. 14, 1894, at Quincy,

Adams, John Turvill, born 1805,
at Demerara, British Guiana;
died 1882.



286



286



LIST OF AUTHORS.



Adams, Nehemiah, born Feb. 19,

1806, at Salem, Mass. ; died Oct.

6, ISTS.
Adams, Samuel, born Sept. 27,

1722, at Boston, Mass. ; died

Oct. 2, 1S03, at Boston, Mass.
Adams, William Tavior (Oliver

Optic), born July 30, 1822, at

Medway, Mass. ; died March

27, 1897, at Boston, Mass.
Agassiz, Jean Louis Kudolphe,

born May 2S, ISO", at Metier,

Canton Fribourg, Switzerland;

died Dec. 14, lS73, at Cam-
bridge, Mass.
Akers, Elizabeth Ann Chase

(Florence Percy), born Oct. 9,

1832, at Strong, Me.
Alcott, Amos Bronson, born Nov.

29, 1799, at Wolcott, Conn. ;

died March 4, 183S, at Boston,

Mass.
Alcott, Louisa May, born Nov.

29, 1832, at Germantown, Pa. ;

died March 6, ISSS, at Boston,

Mass.
Aldrich, James, born 1810, at

Mattituck, L.L ; died October,

1866, at New York, N.T.
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, born

Nov. 11, 1836, at Portsmouth,

N.H.
Alexander, John Henrv, born

June 26, 1812, at Annapolis,

Md.: died March 2, 1867, at

Baltimore, Md.
Alger, William Rounseville, born

Dec. 30, 1822, at Freetown,

Mass.
Allan, William, born 1837, in Vir-
ginia ; died 1889.
Allen, Alexander Viets Griswold,

born Mav 4, 1841, at Otis, Mass.
Allen, Ethan, born Jan. 10, 1737,

at Litchfield. Conn. ; died Feb.

13, 1789, at BurUngton, Vt.
AUen, Fred Hovev, born Oct. 1,

1845, at Lyme, N.H.
Allen, James Lane, born March

3, 1848, at Lexington, Ky.
Allen, Lewis Fally, born 1*799, in

New York ; died 1890.



Allen, Paul, born Feb. 15, 1775,

at Providence, R.I. ; died Aug.

IS, 1826, at Baltimore, Md.
Allen, Timothy Field, born April

24, 1S3T, at Westminster, Yt.
Allen, William, born Jan. 2,

17S4, at Pittsfield, Mass. ; died

July 16, 186S, at Northampton,

Mass.
AUibone, Samuel Austin, born

April 17, 1816, at PhUadelphia,

Pa. ; died Sept. 2, 1889, at

Lucerne, Switzerland.
AUston, Washington, born Nov.

5, 1779, at Waccamaw, S.C. ;

died July 9, 1843, at Cambridge,

Mass.
Alsop, George, born 1638, in Eng-
land ; died after 1666.
Alsop, Richard, born Jan. 23,

1761, at Middletown, Conn. ;

died Aug. 20, 1815, at Flatbush,

N.Y.
Ames, Fisher, born April 9, 1758,

at Dedham, Mass. ; died July

4, 1808, at Dedham, Mass.
Ames, Nathaniel, born 1703, at

Bridgewater, Mass; died July

11, 1764, at Dedham, Mass.
Ammen, Daniel, born May 15,

1820, in Brown Co., Ohio; died

July 11, 1898, at Washington,

D.C.
Anderson, Alexander, born April

21, 1775, at New York, N.Y. ;

died Jan. 17, 1870, at Jersey

City, N.J.
Anderson, Mary. See "Navarro,

Mary Anderson."
Andrews, EUsha Benjamin, born

Jan. 10, 1844, at Hinsdale,

N.H.
Andrews, Jane, born 1833, In

Massachusetts ; died 1837.
Andrews, Stephen Pearl, born

March 22, 1812, at Templeton,

Mass. : died May 21, 1886, at

New York, N.Y.
Armstrong, John, born Nov. 25,

1758, at Carlisle, Pa. ; died AprU

1, 1848, at Red Hook, N.Y.
Arnold, George, born June 24,



LIST OF AUTHORS.



287



1834, at New York, N.Y. ; died

Nov. 3, 1S65, at Strawberry

Farms, N.J.
Artemus Ward. See "Browne,

Charles Farrar."
Arthur, Timothy Shay, born 1809,

near Newburgh, N.Y. ; died

March 6, 1SS5, at Philadelphia,

Pa.
Astor, William Waldorf, born

March 81, 184S, at New York,

N.Y.
Audubon, John James, born May

4, 17S0, near New Orleans, La. ;

died Jan. 27, 1851, near New

York, N. Y.
Austin, Henry, born Dec. 21, 1858,

at Boston, Mass.
Austin, Jane Goodwin, born Feb.

25, 1831, at Worcester, Mass. ;

died March 30, 1894, at Boston,

Mass.
Austin, William, born March 2,

1778, at Charlestown, Mass. ;

died June 27, 1841, at Charles-
town, Mass.

Bacheller, Irving, born Sept. 26,
1859, at Pierpont, N.Y.

Bacon, Delia Salter, born Feb. 2,
1811, at Tallmage, Ohio; died
Sept. 2, 1859, at Hartford,
Conn.

Bacon, Leonard, born Feb. 19,
1802, at Detroit, Mich. ; died
Dec. 24, 1S81, at New Haven,
Conn.

Bailey, James Montgomery (The
" Danbury News " Man), born
Sept. 25, 1841. at Albany,
N.Y. ; died March 4, 1894, at
Danbury, Conn.

Baker, Harriette Newell Woods,
born 1815, in Massachusetts ;
died April 26, 1893, at Brook-
lyn, N.Y.

Baldwin, James, born Dec. 15,
1841, at Westfield, Ind.

Bancroft, George, born Oct. 3,
1>>00, at Worcester, Mass. ; died
Jan. 17, 1891, at Washington,
D.C.



Bancroft, Hubert Howe, born

May 5, 1832, at Granville, Ohio.
Bangs, John Kendrick, born May

27, 1862, at Youkers, N.Y,
Barker, Edward D., fl. 188-.
Barlow, Joel, born March 24,

1755, at Redding, Conn. ; died

Dec. 24, 1812, near Cracow,

Poland.
Barnum, Phineas Taylor, born

July 5, 1810, at Bethel, Conn. ;

died April 7, 1891, at Bridge-
port, Conn.
Barr, Amelia Edith Huddleston,

born March 29, 1831, at Ulver-

ton, Lancashire, Eng.
Barry Gray. See " Coffin, Robert

Barry."
Bartlett, John, born June 14,

1820, at Plymouth, Mass.
Bartlett, John Russell, born Oct. '

23, 1805. at Providence, R.I. ;

died May 28, 1886, at Provi-
dence, R.I.
Barton, Andrew, fl. 1767-.
Bartram, John, born March 23,

1699, near Darby, Pa. ; died

Sept. 22, 1777, at"Kingsessing,

Pa.
Bartram, William, born Feb. 9,

1739, at Kingsessing, Pa. ; died

July 22, 1823, at Kingsessing,

Pa.
Bates, Herbert, born 1868, at

Hyde Park, Mass.
Baxter, Lydia, born Sept. 2, 1809,

at Petersburg, Rensselaer Co.,

N.Y. ; died Jan. 23, 1874, at

New York, N.Y.
Beecher, Edward, born Aug. 27,

1803, at East Hampton, L.I. ;

died July 28, 1895, at Brooklyn,

N.Y.
Beecher, Henry Ward, born

June 24, 1S13, at Litchfield,

Conn. ; died March 8, 1887, at

Brooklyn, N.Y.
Beecher, Lyman, born Oct. 2,

1775, at New Haven, Conn.;

died Jan. 10, 1863, at Brooklyn,

N.Y.
Beers, Ethelinda Eliot (Ethel



LIST OF AUTHORS.



Lynn), born Jan. 13, 182T, at
Goshen, Orange Co., N.Y. ;
died Oct. 10, 1879, at Orange,
N.J.

Beers, Henry Augustin, born
July 2, lS4f, at Buffalo, N.Y.

Belasco, David, born .July 25,
1S5S. at San Francisco, Cal.

Belknap, Jeremy, born June 4,
1744, at Boston, Mass. ; died
June 20, 1793, at Boston,
Mass.

Bell, Maurice, fl. about 1S60.

Bellamy, Edward, born March 26,
lS50,"at Chicopee Falls, Mass. ;
died May 22, 1S93, at Chicopee
Falls, Mass.

Benezet, Anthony, born Jan. 31.
1713, at St. Quentin, France ;
died May 3, 17S4, at Philadel-
phia, Pa!

Benjamin, Park, born Aug. 13,
1809, at Demerara, British Gui-
ana; died Sept. 12, 1S&4, at
New York, N.Y.

Bennett, Sanford Fillmore, born
June 21, 1S36, at Eden, Erie
Co., N.Y.

Benton, Thomas Hart, born
March 14, 1732, near Hillsbor-
ough, Orange Co., N.C. ; died
April 10, 1S53, at Washington,
D.C.

Bergh, Henry, born 1823, at New
York, N.Y. ; died March 12,
18SS, at New York, N.Y.

Bethune, George Washington,
born March, 1S05, at New York,
N.Y. ; died April 27, 1362, at
Florence, Italy.

Beverley, Robert, born about 1675,
in Virginia ; died 1716, in Vir-
ginia.

Biddle, Charles John, born 1819,
at Philadelphia, Pa ; died Sept.
23, 1373, at Philadelphia. Pa.

Bigelow, Harriet Hamline, fl.
1856.

Bigelow, John, born Nov. 25,
1317, at Maiden, N.Y.

Bigelow, Poultnev, born Sept. 10,
1855, at New Y"ork, N.Y.



Bill Nye. See " Nye, Edgar Wil-
son."

Bingham, Caleb, born 1757, at
Salisbury, Conn. ; died April
27, 1317^ at Boston, Mass.

Bird, Eobert Montgomery, born
1303, at Newcastle, Del. ; died
Jan. 22, lS5i, at Philadelphia,
Pa.

Bishop, Nathaniel Holmes, born
1537, in Massachusetts.

Bishop, William Henry, born
Jan. 7, 1847, at Hartford,
Conn.

Black Hawk (Ma-ka-tae-mish-kia-
kiak), born 1767, at Kaskaskia,
111. ; died Oct. 3, 1S3S, at a
camp on Des Moines Kiver.

Blaine, James Gillespie, born Jan.
31, 1330. at West Brownsville,
Washington Co., Pa. ; died
Jan. 27, 1893, at Washington,
D.C.

Blake, H. G. O., fl. 1S3-.

Blunt, Edmond March, born
June 20, 1770, at Portsmouth,
N.H. ; died Jan. 2, 1362, at
Sing Sing, N.Y.

Boker, George Henry, born Oct.
6, 1823, at Philadelphia, Pa. ;
died Jan. 2, 1890, at Phila-
delphia, Pa.

Bolles, Frank, born Oct. 31,|1356,
at Winchester, Mass. ; died
Jan. 10, 1384, at Cambridge,
Mass.

Bolton, Sarah Knowles, born
Sept. 15, 1841, at Farmington,
Conn.

Bolton, Sarah Tittle Barritt, born
Dec. 13, 1820, at Newport, Ky. ;
died Aug. 4, 1393, at Indian-
apohs, Ind.

Bonaparte, Charles Lucien Jules
Laurent, born May 24, 1303, at
Paris, France ; died July 30,
1857, at Paris, France.

Booth, Mary Louise, born April
19, 1831, a"t Millville, now Yap-
hank, N.Y. ; died March 5,
1389, at New York, N,Y.

Botta, Anne Charlotte Lynch,



LIST OF AUTHORS.



289



born Nov. 11, 1820 at Benning-
ton, Vt. ; died March 23, 1S91,
at New York, N.Y.

Boudinot, Elias, born May 2,
1T40, at Philadelphia, Pa. ; died
Oct. 24, 1821, at Burlington,
N.Y.

Bowditch, Nathaniel, born March
26, 1778, at Salem, Mass. ; died
March 16, 1838, at Boston,
Mass.

Bowen, Francis, born Sept. 8,
1811, at Charlestown, Mass. ;
di^d Jan. 21, 1890, at Cam-
bridge, Mass.

Bowles, Samuel, born Feb. 9,
1826, at Springfield, Mass. ;
died Jan. 16, 1S7S, at Spring-
field, Mass.

Boj'esen, Hjalmar Hjorth, born
Sept. 23, 1848, at Fredericks-
voern, Norway ; died Oct. 4,
1895, at New York, N.Y.

Boyle, Sarah Roberts, born 1812,
at Portsmouth, N.H. ; died
1869, at New York, N.Y.

Brackenridge, Hugh Henry, born
1748, near Campbelton, Scot-
land ; died June 25, 1816, at
Carlisle, Pa.

Brackett, Albert Gallatin, born
Feb. 14, 1S29, at Cheery Valley,
Otsego Co., N.Y. ; died June
25, 1896, at Washington, D. C.

Bradbury, William B., fl. 1860.

Bradford, Alden, born Nov. 19,
1765, at Duxbury, Mass. ; died
Oct. 26, 1843, at Boston, Mass.

Bradford, William, born March,
1588, at Austerfield, Yorkshire,
Eng. ; died May 9, 1657, at
Plymouth, Mass.

Bradstreet, Anne Dudley, born
1612, at Northampton, Eng. ;
died Sept. 16, 1672.

Brainard, John Gardiner Calkins,
born Oct. 21, 1796, at New Lon-
don, Conn. ; died Sept. 26, 1828,
at New London, Conn.

Brainard, Mary Gardiner, born
18-.

Branch, Mary Lydia Bolles, born



June 13, 1840, at New London,
Conn.

Brannan, William Penn (Van-
dyke Brown), born 1S25; died
Aug. 9, 1866, at Cincinnati,
Ohio.

Briggs, Charles Augustus, born
Jan. 15, 1841, at New York,
N.Y.

Brinton, Daniel Garrison, born
May 13, 1837, at Thornbury,
Chester Co., Pa. ; died July 31,
1899, at Atlantic City, N.J.

Britton, Nathaniel Lord,born Jan.

15, 1S59, on Staten Island, N.Y.

Brodhead, Eva Wilder McGlas-
son, born 18 — .

Brodhead, John Romevn, born
Jan. 2, 1814, at Philadelphia,
Pa. ; died May 6, 1873, at New
YorR, N.Y.

Brooks, Charles Timothy, born
June 20, 1813, at Salem, Mass. ;
died June 14, 1883, at Newport,
R.I.

Brooks, Erastus, born Jan. 13,
1815, at Portland, Me.

Brooks, Maria Gowen (Maria del
Occidente), born 1795, at Med-
ford, Mass. ; died Nov. 11,
1845, at Matanzas, Cuba.

Brooks, Phillips, born Dec. 13,
1S35, at Boston, Mass. ; died
Jan. 23, 1893, at Boston, Mass.

Brother Azarius. See"Mullany,
Patrick Francis."

Brougham, John, born May 9,
1814, at Dublin, Ireland ; died
June 7, 1880, at New York,
N.Y.

Brown, Addison, born Feb. 21,
1830, at West Newbury, Mass.

Brown, Charles Brockden, born
Jan. 17, 1771, at Philadelphia,
Pa. ; died Feb. 22, 1810, at Phil-
adelphia, Pa.

Brown, Goold, born March 7, 1791,
at Providence, R.I.; died March
31, 1857, at Lynn, Mass.

Brown, Phrebe Hinsdale, born
178.3, at Canaan, N.Y.; died Oct.
10, 1861, at Henrj', 111.



290



LIST OF AUTHORS.



Brown, Thurlow Weed, died
May 4, 1866. at Fort Atkiuson,
Wis.

Browne Charles Farrar (Artemus
Ward), born April 26, 1S34, at
Waterford, Me. ; died March 6,
1S67, at Southampton, Eng.

BrowneU, Henry Howard, born
Feb. 6, 1820, at Pro\'idence.
li.I. ; died Oct. 31, 1ST2, at
East Hartford, Conn.

Brownson, Orestes Augustus,
born Sept. 16, 1803, at Stock-
bridge, Vt.; died April 17, 1876,
at Detroit, Mich.

Bryant, John Howard, born July
22, 1807, at Curamington, Mass.

Bryant, WiUiam CuUen, born
Nov. 3, 179-i, at Cummington,
Mass. ; died June 12, 1878, at
New York, X.Y.

Buck, Richard Henry, born 1869,
at Philadelphia, Pa.

Bulfinch, Thomas, born July 15,
1793. at Boston, Mass. ; died
May 27, 1867, at Boston, Mass.

Bulreigh, George Shepard, born
March 26, 1821, at Plainfield,
Conn.

Bump, Orlando Franklin, born
1841, in New York; died 1881.

Bunce, Oliver Bell, born Feb. S,
1828, at New York, N.Y. : died
May 15, 1890, at New York,
N.Y.

Bundy, Jonas Mills, born April
17, 1835, at Colebrook, N.H. ;
died Sept. 8, 1891, at Paris,
France.

Bungay, George Washington,
born July 22, 1818, at Walsing-
ham, Suffolk, Eng. ; died July
10, 1892, at Bloomfield, N.J.

Bunner, Henry Cuj'ler, born
Aug. 3, 1855, at Oswego,
N.Y.; died May 11, 1S96, at
Nutley, N.J.

Burdette, Robert Jones (The
Burlington (Iowa) Ilaukeue
Man), "born July 30, 1>44, at
Greensborough, Pa.

Burk, John Daly, born 17— in



Ireland; died April 11, 1808,

near Campbell's Bridge, Va.
Burhngton (Iowa) HaivA-eye'Man.

See "Burdette, Robert Jones."
Burnett, Frances Hodgson, born

Nov. 24, 1849, at Manchester,

Eng.
Burrill, Alexander Mansfield,

born 1807, in New York ; died

Feb. 7, 1869, at Kearney,

N.J.
Burritt, Elihu, born Dec. 8, 1811,

at New Britain, Conn. ; died

March 9, 1S79, at New Britain,

Conn.
Burroughs, John, born April 3,

1837, at Roxbury, N.Y.
Bushnell, Horace, born April 14,

1302, at New Preston, Litch-
field Co., Conn. ; died Feb. 17,

1876, at Hartford, Conn.
Butler, Frederick, born about

1766 ; died 1843.
Butler, Nicholas Murrav, born

April 2, 1862, at Elizabeth, N.J.
Butler, William Allen, born Feb.

20, 1825, at Albanv, N.Y.
Butterfield, Daniel, born Oct. 81,

1831, at Utica, N.Y.
Butterworth, Hezekiah, born

Dec. 22, 1837, at Warren, R.I.
Byers, Samuel Hawkins Marshall,

born July 23, 1838, at Pulaski,

Pa.
Byfield, Nathaniel, born 1653, at

Long Ditten, Surrey, Eng, ;

died June 6, 1733, at Boston,

Mass.
Byles, Mather, born March 15,

170(3, at Boston, Mass. ; died

July 5, 17SS, at Boston, Mass.
Bynner, Edwin Lassetter, born

Aug. 5, 1842, at Brooklyn,

N.Y.; died Aug. 5, 1893, at

Boston, Mass.
Bvrd, William, born March 16,

"1674, at We stover, Ya. ; died

Aug. 26, 1744, at Westover, Va.

Cable, George Washington, born
Oct. 12, 1844. at New Orleans,
La.



LIST OF AUTHORS.



291



Cabot, James Elliot, born June
18, 1821, at Boston, Mass.

Calef, Robert, born 164S, in Massa-
chusetts ; died April 13, 1719, at
Eoxbuiy, Mass.

Calhoun, John Caldwell, born
March IS, 1782. in Abbe\ille
District, S.C. ; died March 31,
1850 at Washing-ton, D.G.

Calvert, George Henry, born Jan.
2, 1S03 in Prince George Co.,
Md. ; died May 24, 18S9, at
Newport, R.I.

Camp, Walter, born April 7, 1859,
at New Haven, Conn.

Campbell, Bartley, born Aug. 12,
1843, at Allegheny City, Pa. ;
died July 30, 1SS8, at Middle-
town, N.Y.

Capen, Nahum, born April 1, 1804,
at Canton, Mass. ; died 18S6, at
Dorchester, Mass.

Carey, Henry Charles, born Dec.
15, 1793, at Philadelphia, Pa. ;
died Oct. 13, 1879, at Philadel-
phia, Pa.

Carey, Matthew, born Jan. 28,
1760, at Dublin, Ireland ; died
Sept. 16, 1839, at Philadelphia,
Pa.

Carleton, Henry Guy, born June
21, 1856, at Fort Union, New
Mexico.

Carleton, William (Will), born
Oct. 21, 1846, at Hudson, Len-
awee Co., Mich.

Carlisle, David, fl. 1799.

Carnegie, Andrew, born Nov. 25,
1835, at Dunfermline, Scotland.

Carr, Dabney, born 1773 ; died
Jan. 8, 1837, at Richmond,
Mass.

Carr, Frank, fl. 1810.

Carruthers, William Alexander,
born 1800, in Virginia; died
1850, at Savannah, Ga.

Carter, Peter, born July 19, 1825,
at Earlston, Berwickshire, Scot-
land.

Cary, Alice, born April 20, 1820,
near Cincinnati, Ohio ; died Feb.
12, 1871. at New York. N.Y.



Cary, Phoebe, born Sept. 24, 1824,

near Cincinnati, Ohio ; died July

31, 1871, at Newport, R.I.
Catherwood, Mary Hartwell, born

Dec. 16, 1847, at Luray, Ohio.
Catlin, George, born July 26,

1796, at Wilkesbarre, Pa. ; died

Dec. 23, 1872, at Jersey City,

N.J. ^ ^'

Cawein, Madison Julius, born

March 23, 1865, at Louisville,

Ky.
Chad wick, Henry, born 1824, at

Exeter, N.H.
Chandler, Joseph Ripley, born

Aug. 25, 1792, at Kingston,

Mass. ; died July 10, 1880, at

Philadelphia, Pa.
Chanler, Amelie Rives. See

" Troubetzkoy, Am61ie Rives

Chanler."
Channing, William Ellery, born

April 7, 1780, at Newport, E.I. ;

died Oct. 12, 1842, at Benning-
ton, Vt.
Channing, Wilham Ellery, born

Nov. 29, 1818, in Boston, Mass.
Chaplin, Heman White, born

1847, in Rhode Island.
Charles, Egbert Craddock. See

"Murfree, Mary Noailles."
Chauncy, Nathaniel, born Sept.

26, 1681, at Hatfield, Mass.;

died Feb. 1, 1756.
Cheney, John Vance, born Dec.

29, 1848, at Groveland, N.Y.
Child, Lydia Maria Francis, born

Feb. li. 1802, atMedford, Mass.;

died Oct. 20, 1880, at Wayland,

Mass.
Christopher Caustic. See "Fes-

senden, Thomas Green."
Clark, Charles Heber (Max Adel-

er), born 1841, in Maryland.
Clark, George Hunt, bom 1809, at

Northampton, Mass.; died Aug.

20, 1881, at Hartford, Conn.
Clark, James Gowdy, born June

28, 18:30, at (^onstantia, N.Y. ;

died September, 1897, at Pasa-
dena, Cal.
Clark, Lewis Gaylord, born Marcli



292



LIST OF AUTHORS.



5, 1810, at Otisco, Onondaga

Co., N.Y.; died Nov. 3, 1ST3,

at Piermont, N.Y.
Clark, Willis Gaylord, born March

5, iSlO. at Otisco, Onondaga

Co.. N.T. ; died June 12, 1841,

at Philadelphia, Pa.
Clarke, James Freeman, born

April 4, 1810, at Hanover, N.H.;

died June 8, ISSS, at Jamaica

Plain, Mass.
Clarke, Jennie Thornley, fl. 1S8-.
Clarke, MacDonald, born June

18, 1798, at Bath, Me. ; died

March 5, 1842, at New York,

N.Y.
Clay, Henry, born April 12, 1777,

in Hanover Co., Va. ; died June

29, 1852, at Washington, D.C.
Cleaveland, Parker, born Jan. 15,

1780, at Rowlev, Mass. ; died

Oct. 15, 1858, "at Brunswick,

Me.
Cleland, Thomas, born May 22,

1778, in Fairfax Co., Va. ; died

Jan. 31, 1858.
Clemens, Jeremiah, born Dec. 28,

1814, at Huntsville, Ala. ; died

May 21, 1865, at Huntsville,

Ala.
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne

(Mark Twain), born Nov. 30,

1835, at Florida, Monroe Co.,

Mo.
Clemens, William Montgomery,

born 1859, in Ohio.
Cleveland, Aaron, born Feb. 3,

1744, at Haddam, Conn. ; died

Sept. 21, 1815, at New Haven,

Conn.
Cleveland, Cynthia Eloise, born

Aug. 13, 1845, at Canton, N.Y.
Cleveland, Eose Elizabeth, born

1846, at Fayetteville. N.Y.
Clvmer, Ella Maria Dietz, born

1856, at New York. N.Y.
Coffin, Charles Carleton, born

Julv 26, 1823, at Boscawen,

N.H. ; died March 2, 1896, at

Brookline, Mass.
Coffin, Eobert Barry (Barrv

Gray), born July 21, 1826, at



Hudson, N.Y. ; died June 10,

1886, at Fordham, New York,

N.Y.
Coffin, Eobert Stevenson, born

July 14, 1797, at Brunswick,

Me. ; died May 7, 1827, at Eow-

ley, Mass.
Colburn, Warren, born March 1,

1793, in Walpole, Mass. ; died

Sept. 15, 1833, at Lowell, Mass.
Golden, Cadwallader, born Feb.

17, 1688, at Dunse, Scotland;

died Sept. 28, 1776, on Long

Island.
Colesworthy, Daniel Clement,

born Julv 14, 1810, at Portland,

Me. ; died April 1, 1893, at

Chelsea, Mass.
Collier, Ada Langworthy, born

1843, in Iowa.
CoUver, Eobert, born Dec. 8

1823, at Keighly, Yorkshu-e

Eng.
Comly, John, born 1774, in Penn^

sylvania ; died Aug. 17, 1850

at Eyberr}-, Pa.
Conrad, Eobert Tavlor. born June

10, 1810, at Philadelphia, Pa.

died June 27, 1858, at Philadel-
phia, Pa.
Cook, Clarence Chatham, born

Sept. 8, 1828, at Dorchester,

Mass. ; died June 2, 1900, at

Fishkill Landing, N.Y.
Cook, Ebenezer, born 16— ; died

17—.
Cook, Joseph, born Jan. 26, 1838,

at Ticonderoga, N.Y.
Cook, Theodore Pease, born Dec.

21, 1844. at Boston, Mass.
Cooke, John Esten, born Nov. 3,

1S30, at Winchester, Ya. ; died

Sept. 27. 1886, near Boyce,

Clarke Co., Ya.
Cooke, Philip Pendleton, born

Oct. 26, 1816, at Martinsburg,

Va. ; died Jan. 20, 1850, near

Boyce, Va.
Cooke, Rose Terry, born Feb.

17, 1827. at West Hartford,

Conn. ; died July 18, 1892, at

Pittsfleld, Mass.



LIST OF AUTHORS.



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Coolbrith, Ina Donna, born 1S4-
near Springfield, 111.

Cooley, T. M., ti. 1860.

Cooper, George, born May 14,
1840, at New York, N.Y.

Cooper, James Fenimore, born
Sept. 15, 1789, at Burlington,
N.J. ; died Sept. 14, 1851, at
Cooperstown, N.Y.

Copway, George, or Kah-ge-ga-
gah-bowh, born August, 1820,
in Michigan ; died 1869, at Pon-
tiac, Mich.

Cotton, John, born Dec. 4, 1585,
at Derby, Eng. ; died Dec. 23,
1652, at Boston, Mass.

Coues, Elliott, born Sept. 9, 1842,
at Portsmouth, N.H. ; died
Dec. 25, 1899, at Baltimore, Md.

Cousin Alice. See " Haven, Alice
Bradley Neal."

Cox, Samuel Sullivan, born Sept.
30, 1824, at Zanesville, Ohio;
died Feb. 22, 1889, at New
York, N.Y.

Cozzens, Frederick Swartworth,
born March 5, 1818, at New
York, N.Y. ; died Dec. 23,
1869, at Brooklyn, N.Y.

Cranch, Christopher Pearse, born
March 8, 1813, at Alexandria,
Va. ; died Jan. 20, 1892, at
Cambridge, Mass.

Crane, Stephen, born Nov. 1,
1871, at Newark, N.J. ; died
June 5, 1900, at Baden weiler,
Baden, Germany.

Crawford, Francis Marion, born
Aug. 2, 1854, at Bagni di Lucca,
Italy,

Crockett, David, born Aug. 17,
1786, at Limestone, Greene
Co., Tenn. ; died March 6, 1836,
in Texas.

Crolv, Jane Cunningham (Jenny
June), born Dec. 19, 1S31, at
Market Harborough, Eng.

Cross, David Wallace, born Nov.
17, 1814, at Kichland (now Pu-
laski) N.Y. ; died April 9, 1891,
at Cleveland, Ohio.

Cummins, Maria Susanna, born



April 9. 1827, at Salem, Mass. ;

died Oct. 1, 1866, at Dorchester,

Mass.
Curtis, George Ticknor, born

Nov. 28, 1812. at Watertown,

Mass. ; died March 28, 1894, at

New York, N.Y.
Curtis, George William, born

Feb. 24, 1824, at Providence,

E.I. ; died Aug. 31, 1892, at

Staten Island.
Curwen, Samuel, born Dec. 28,

1715, at Salem, Mass. ; died

April 9, 1802, at Salem, Mass.
Gushing, Luther Stearns, born

June 22, 1803, at Lunenburg,

Mass. ; died June 22, 1856, at

Boston, Mass.
Custer, George Armstrong, born

Dec. 15, 1839, at New Rumley,

Ohio; died June 25, 1876, in

Montana.
Cutter, George Washington, born

1801, in Massachusetts ; died

Dec. 24, 1865, at W^ashington,

D.C.
Cuyler, Theodore Ledyard, born

Jan. 10, 1822, at Aurora, N.Y.

DaboU, Nathan, born about 1750 ;

died March 9, 1818, at Groton,


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