Appleton's Cyclopedia of American Biography, edited by James
Grant Wilson, John Fiske and Stanley L. Klos. Six volumes, New York: D. Appleton
and Company, 1887-1889 and 1999. Virtualology.com warns that these 19th Century
biographies contain errors and bias. We rely on volunteers to edit the historic
biographies on a continual basis. If you would like to edit this biographyplease
submit a rewritten biography in text form.
If acceptable, the new biography will be published above the 19th Century
Appleton's Cyclopedia Biography citing the volunteer editor
Virtual American Biographies
Over 30,000 personalities
with thousands of 19th Century illustrations, signatures, and exceptional life
welcomes editing and additions to the
biographies. To become this site's editor or a contributor
or e-mail Virtualology here.
CHESEBR0, Caroline, author, born in Canan-daigua, New York, about 1828; died in Piermont, New York, 16 February, 1873. She was educated in a female seminary in her native village, and began writing for the magazines about 1848, contributing at first to "Graham's Magazine" and " Holden's Dollar Magazine." A volume of her stories and sketches was published with the title of "Dream-Land by Daylight" (New York, 1851). This was followed in 1852 by" Isa, a Pilgrimage," in 1853 by " The Children of Light" and "The Little Cross-Bearers" (Auburn), in 1855 by "Susan, the Fisherman's Daughter" (New York), and in subsequent years she published numerous other novels, entitled "Philly and Kit " (1856); " Victoria, or the World Overcome" (1856); "Amy Cart" (1863) : "Peter Carradine "(1863);" The Foe in the Household" (1871); and a collection of stories entitled "The Beautiful Gate, and other Tales" 1863). She was a frequent contributor to the various literary magazines, and had a novel passing through the press at the time of her death. For eight years previous to her death she had been teacher of rhetoric and composition in the Packer collegiate institute in Brooldyn. Her novels are reflective and grave in tone and contain impressive, emotional, and descriptive passages.
This site and its contents are not affiliated, connected,
associated with or authorized by the individual, family,
friends, or trademarked entities utilizing any part or
the subject's entire name. Any official or affiliated
sites that are related to this subject will be hyper
linked below upon submission
and Evisum, Inc. review.
Please join us in our mission to incorporate America's Four United Republics discovery-based curriculum into the classroom of every primary and secondary school in the United States of America by July 2, 2026, the nation’s 250th birthday. , the United States of America: We The
People. Click Here