At the Circulating Library Author Information: Catharine Booth

Author: Catharine Booth (born 1816)

Alternate Name(s): Stuart (married name)

Biography: Catharine Booth was the daughter of David Booth of Newburgh. The early life of this author cannot be traced. In December 1841, she married manufacturer Joseph Gordon Stuart of Balonie and the couple had at least one child. Her son the Rt. Hon. James Stuart was a professor, newspaper editor, and Member of Parliament. Her death cannot be traced.

References: Who's Who (1901); Wolff

Fiction Titles:

  1. Walter Deverell: A Domestic Tale.  3 vol.  London: Saunders and Otley, 1838.