logo
Welcome, guest! ~ Login ~ Register 

Quick Search:

S9.com / Biographies /

Cary, Alice

Portrait
Born: 1820 AD
Died: 1871 AD, at 50 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Authors, Poets, Writers

Edit


1820 - Alice Cary, born on the 26th of April in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was a poet.

1850 - Published a book called Poems of Alice and Phoebe Cary. This made them well-known, and the next year they moved to New York City, where they gave themselves up to writing, and won much fame.

1852 - Her prolific publication in numerous magazines, as well as the tremendous popularity of her short story collection Clovernook, or Recollections of Our Neighborhood in the West, supported the sisters comfortably.

1871 - She died on the 12th of February in New York at age 51. The pallbearers at her funeral included P. T. Barnum and Horace Greeley. Her burial is in the Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.

Edit

Page last updated: 11:02am, 04th Jun '07