Brontë, Anne [pseud. Acton Bell]
- Margaret Smith
Brontë, Anne [pseud. Acton Bell] (1820–1849), novelist and poet, was born on 17 January 1820 at the parsonage in Market Street, Thornton, near Bradford, Yorkshire, the sixth and youngest child of the Revd Patrick Brontë (1777–1861) and his wife, Maria (1783–1821), daughter of ...