Edward Pollock

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Birthday
2, 1823
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Dec 13, 1858 (35)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
2, 1823
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Dec 13, 1858 (35)

About

American poet remembered for his 1857 work The Parting Hour. He was also a frequent contributor to Pioneer magazine.

Before Fame

He worked in a cotton factory during his childhood and later learned to paint signs.

Trivia

A lawyer as well as a poet, he began serving on the California Supreme Court in 1856.

Family Life

He was born in Philadelphia and later moved to San Francisco.

Associated With

He was a literary contemporary of Helen Jackson.