Anderson, John, Rev. (M)

Surname: Anderson
Forename(s): John
b. 1822. d. 1896. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet and minister of Kinnoull, Perth. Pseudonym: J. A., F. A. K. Born at Newburgh, Fife. Father was also a minister. Educated at the Universities of St. Andrews and Edinburgh. Prolific periodical contributor. Publications include The Pleasures of Home. A Poem (1860), Sprigs of Heather; or, The Rambles of “May-Fly” with Old Friends (1884), Autumn Leaves (1893). Biographical information: David Herschell Edwards, Modern Scottish Poets, seventh series, D. H. Edwards, 1884, pp. 329-32. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 3
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Boy and the Captive Bird 1860-04 Good Words Poet 324
In Memoriam. November 1859 1860-10 Good Words Poet 357
The Twin Plants 1881-09-24 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 7469