Felicia Dorothea Hemans poems, quotations and biography on Felicia Dorothea Hemans poet page. Felicia Hemans was an English poet. Biography: Felicia Hemans was born on September 25, 1793 in Liverpool, England to George Brown and Felicity Wagner. Early in Felicia’s childhood, the family moved to North Wales where she spent the majority of her early years. Her father was a wine merchant and her mother was the daughter of the Austrian and Tuscan consul to Liverpool.

Born in Liverpool, England, Romantic poet Felicia Dorothea Hemans was the daughter of a merchant and a granddaughter of the consul, and the fifth of seven children. Ancestry Felicia Heman's paternal grandfather was George Browne of Passage, co. Cork, Ireland; her maternal grandparents were Elizabeth Haydock Wagner (d. 1814) of Lancashire and Benedict Paul Wagner (1718–1806), wine importer at 9 Wolstenholme Square, Liverpool. Felicia Dorothea Hemans, née Felicia Dorothea Browne, (born Sept. 25, 1793, Liverpool—died May 16, 1835, Dublin), English poet who owed the immense popularity of her poems to a talent for treating Romantic themes—nature, the picturesque, childhood innocence, travels abroad, liberty, the heroic—with an easy and engaging fluency.

Her mother, Felicity Wagner, was the daughter of the Austrian and Tuscan consul to Liverpool. Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans (1793 - 1835) Biographical Information; Selections; Bibliography. Biography. Just click the "Edit page" button at the bottom of the page or learn more in the Biography submission guide. The Biography of Felicia Hemans: Felicia Browne Hemans was born in Liverpool, England on September 25 th, 1793 to parents, George Browne and Felicity Wagner. Biographical Information: Felicia's father was George Browne, a Liverpool merchant. Felicia Hemans. Felicia Hemans was an English poet.

The family relocated to Wales following a period of financial difficulty in 1800. See also. It looks like we don't have any Biography for Felicia Hemans yet. A voracious and early reader, Hemans made use of an extensive home library and was instructed by her mother in several languages. Felicia, at a young age, was fluent in Latin, German, French, and Italian and was known as a child prodigy. She was the fifth of seven children. Be the first to contribute!

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