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M.A. (Marshal Azariah) Byrnside

(1878- )
West Virginia

M.A. Byrnside was born in Boone County, West Virginia, the son of Manasseh and Pharlenia (Casdorph) Byrnside. He received his education at Marshall College and the College of Law at West Virginia University. His poetry was anthologized in American Voices (1936), Yearbook of Contemporary Poetry (1936)(Margaret Nelson, ed., 1937) and appeared in various West Virginia newspapers. He lived in Madison, West Virginia.

[Source: The Biographical Dictionary of Contemporary Poets: The Who's Who of American Poets 72 (New York: Avon House, 1938)]


M.A. Byrnside, Evening Musings (New York: Horizon House, 1942)

West Virginia University in Morgantown
Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture of the Operations of the Department for the Year 1876 (Washington: Goverment Printing Office, 1877)