Allan, Robert (M)

Surname: Allan
Forename(s): Robert
b. 1 November 1774. d. 1 June 1841. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Working-class poet, songwriter, Chartist. Born and lived in Kilbarchan, Scotland. Married Janet Lang on 14 February 1801. Emigrated to America in 1841. Contributed to Harp of Renfrewshire (1820) and Scottish Minstrel(1820) by Robert Archibald Smith. Author of Evening Hours: Poems and Songs (1836), Selected Songs (1855). Biographical information: ODNB. (CC, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Liberty’s Tree 1840-07-18 The Chartist Circular Poet 42
The Battle Field 1840-09-19 The Chartist Circular Poet 51