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 Henry Kirke White

Henry Kirke White

Birth
Nottingham, Nottingham Unitary Authority, Nottinghamshire, England
Death 10 Oct 1806 (aged 21)
Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Burial Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Plot Chapel
Memorial ID 21271 · View Source
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Enthusiastic, if not gifted, poet. His popularity probably owed more to his romantic early death ('...the martyr student faded and retired...' to quote the inscription) than to the merit of his work.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 13 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21271
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Kirke White (21 Mar 1785–10 Oct 1806), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21271, citing St Johns College, Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .