Mary Stockdale entry: Overview screen.
By March 1798
MS published her poetry volume The Effusions of the Heart
through the firm of her father John Stockdale
; this was apparently her earliest publication.
Soon after 15 January 1821
MS published at her own press her elegy The Wedding Ring, A Funereal Offering
, to the memory of Isabel Stockdale
, wife of Jeremiah Stockdale
, who died this day, on her forty-seventh wedding anniversary.
13 June 1853
MS died at White Hall
, aged eighty, from erysipelas and debility. He was buried at Hayes three days later.