1802-1892

February 7, 1802, Newburyport, Massachusetts.

September 8, 1892, Weston, Massachusetts.

Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Louisa was the daughter of John Park and Agnes Adams, and wife of Edward Brooks Hall, minister of the First Unitarian Church of Providence, Rhode Island. She moved to Boston after his death in 1866. Many of her poems were published poems anonymously in periodicals.

  1. And Are You in the Stars, Dear Lord?
  2. I Would My Work Were Better Done
  3. Never, My Heart, Wilt Thou Grow Old
  4. No Words of Labored Prayer I Know
  5. Of Idle Hopes and Fancies Wild
  6. There Is a Something Sweet and Pure
  7. When Jesus Trod by Thy Blue Sea