4 August 1869
ES was born in Denmark Hill
in South London
. She was the ninth child and youngest girl out of eleven children born, of whom nine survived beyond childhood.
October 1896 Atalanta
began serialising in six parts a short novel for children or young people by Evelyn Sharp, which as a book, 1897, became The Making of a School Girl
, dedicated to her own old headmistress, Miss Spark
, as 'J. E. S.'
By late June 1910
Evelyn Sharp published a volume of true stories entitled Rebel Women
, which draws its riveting material from individual experiences in the suffrage struggle.
Another selection of writing by Henry Nevinson
appeared in print after long gestation, edited by Henry Noel Brailsford
with help from ES: Essays, Poems and Tales
, including excerpts from ten of Nevinson's books.