Meynell, Alice Christiana Gertrude (Thompsom)
10/11/1847 - 11/27/1923
Poet, writer, critic and editor; her first book of poetry, Preludes (1875) was prasied by Ruskin; converted to Catholicism and married William Meynell; co-edited The Pen, and The Weekly Register; she wrote for the Spectator, The Magazine of Art, the Scots Observer, and other periodicals; vice-president of the Women Writers' Suffrage League. See ODNB.
(Also in the Wellesley Index.)