Brown, James Pennycook (M)

Surname: Brown
Forename(s): James Pennycook
Nationality: Scottish.
Working-class poet. Born in Kincardineshire. Father was a farmer. Worked as a compositor in Elgin and Aberdeen. Well connected to writers associated with the Aberdeen Magazine. Emigrated to Canada but later returned to Elgin. Died c. 1863. Author of Poetical Ephemeras (1831). Biographical information: Modern Scottish Poets, ninth series, D. H. Edwards, 1886, pp. 79-80. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Infantine Inquiries 1832-03-24 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 2987