(1) Anne Barton (formerly Anne Righter, (1933-2013) of Trinity College, Cambridge, specialist in English Renaissance drama, author of Shakespeare and the idea of the play
(2) Anne Barton, parish deacon in Hampshire, England, author of Daily Office
(3) Anne Barton, historical romance novelist
(4) Anne Barton (b. 1931) Canadian veterinarian, author of two murder mystery series: A Dr. Erica Merrill Mystery, and A Robin Carruthers Mystery. Also writes as Carolyn Dale.