John Milton Harney
John Milton Harney (1789–1825) was an American physician and poet.
He then travelled to Europe, accepted a naval appointment, and spent several years in South America.
He was the author of a number of poems printed in various magazines. In 1816 he published anonymously Crystallina; a Fairy Tale, in Six Cantos. Works published posthumously were The Fever Dream, from his time in Savannah, Georgia, and "Echo and the Lover".
He married Eliza Cooper, daughter of Judge John Rowan. She died in 1815.
- The Papers of Henry Clay. Volume 4: Secretary of State, 1825 (1972), p.491.
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Harney". Catholic Encyclopedia. Robert Appleton Company.