Jean Kilgour Ingelow

Standard Name: Ingelow, Jean Kilgour

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Family and Intimate relationships Jean Ingelow
JI 's mother, born Jean Kilgour , was deeply religious. At her instigation, the entire Ingelow family gathered to pray twice daily. Tardy arrivals were charged a halfpenny.
Peters, Maureen. Jean Ingelow: Victorian Poetess. Boydell, 1972.
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“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
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Family and Intimate relationships Jean Ingelow
JI never married and did not have any children. She spent much of her life caring for her younger siblings and their families, and in later years her ailing mother .
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
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Instructor Jean Ingelow
JI was educated at home by her mother and an unmarried aunt . She was occasionally instructed by the masters employed to teach the boys of the family. Her mother's curriculum centred on religion but...
Leisure and Society Jean Ingelow
Her mother held strict Evangelical attitudes, so balls, theatre, and dancing were strictly forbidden to all of the Ingelow children.
Some Recollections of Jean Ingelow and Her Early Friends. Kennikat Press, 1972.
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Textual Production Jean Ingelow
Around the age of fourteen JI began penning poetry on the window shutters of her bedroom, after having been denied paper by her strictly evangelical mother . Her earliest surviving poem is Katherine of Aragon

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