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Olive Schreiner

Olive SchreinerAKA Olive Emilie Albertina Schreiner

Born: 24-Mar-1855
Birthplace: Wittebergen, South Africa
Died: 11-Dec-1920
Location of death: Cape Town, South Africa
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Buffels Kop

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: South Africa
Executive summary: The Story of an African Farm

Father: Gottlob Schreiner (d. 1876)
Mother: Rebecca Lyndall
Brother: William Philip Schreiner (Prime Minister of Cape Colony 1899-02)
Husband: Samuel Cron Cronwright (m. 1894, one daughter)
Daughter: (d. at birth)

    Risk Factors: Asthma, Depression

Author of books:
The Story of an African Farm (1883, novel)
Dreams (1891, short stories)
Dream Life and Real Life (1893, short stories)
Trooper Peter Halkett of Mashonaland (1897, novel)
Woman and Labour (1911)
From Man to Man (1926, novel)
Undine (1928, novel)

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