Ann Yearsley

Ann Yearsley, née Cromartie (8 July 1753 – 6 May 1806), was an English poet and writer from a lowly social background in Bristol. The poet Robert Southey wrote a biography of her.

Ann Yearsley
Ann Yearsley, 1787
Born(1753-07-08)8 July 1753
Bristol, England
Died6 May 1806(1806-05-06) (aged 52)
Melksham, England
Resting placeClifton, Bristol
NationalityEnglish
OccupationMilkmaid
Poet
Years active1784–1796
Known forPoetry

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