Frederick Dickens

Frederick Dickens

Person Less

Frederick Dickens

to get instant updates about 'Frederick Dickens' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!


All Updates

Frederick William Dickens (August 1820 – October 20, 1868) was the son of John and Elizabeth Dickens and was Charles Dickens' younger brother, who lived with Charles when he moved on to Furnival's Inn in 1834. He was the inspiration for Fred, the dissolute brother of Little Nell in The Old Curiosity Shop.Peter Ackroyd 'Dickens' Published by Sinclair-Stevenson (1990) pg 266


While Fred was a child and a youth Charles Dickens often described him as his favourite brother, showing great concern for his welfare. As a boy Fred attended a school in Hampstead with his brother Alfred Dickens for two years, until his father John Dickens could no longer afford the fees. At the end of the school day the boys would be collected by their older brother, Charles. On 20 February 1824 John Dickens was imprisoned in the Marshalsea Debtors' Prison for debt under the Insolvent Debtor's Act of 1813, because he owed a baker, James Kerr, £40 and 10 shillings.Darlington, Ida (1955) ", Survey of London, Volume 25: St George's Fields (The parishes of St. George the Martyr Southwark and St. Mary Newington), pp. 9–21 says he was imprisoned for £10. John...
Read More

No feeds found

Posting your question. Please wait!...


No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from