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Adelaide Crapsey
Birth: Sep. 9, 1878
Death: Oct. 8, 1914

Poet. She studied at Vassar and served as instructor of poetetics at Smith College from 1911 to 1913. She became best known as a visionary poet writing in a highly concise style, and was the inventor of the cinquain (five line) verse. (bio by: Mount Hope NY) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Algernon Sidney Crapsey (1847 - 1927)
  Adelaide Trowbridge Crapsey (1855 - 1950)
 
 Siblings:
  Philip Crapsey (1876 - 1907)*
  Emily Crapsey (1877 - 1901)*
  Adelaide Crapsey (1878 - 1914)
  Paul Crapsey (1880 - 1961)*
  Algernon S Crapsey (1884 - 1955)*
  Ruth Crapsey (1887 - 1898)*
  Marie L. Crapsey (1891 - 1979)*
  Arthur Hunt Crapsey (1896 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Rochester
Monroe County
New York, USA
Plot: Range 2, Lot 334
 
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Record added: May 06, 1998
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