Burgess, W. A. S. (M)

Surname: Burgess
Forename(s): William Arthur Sinclair
d. 23 October 1934. Nationality: Scottish.
Poet, draper’s assistant, merchant, and postmaster. Born in Lerwick, Scotland, c. 1867. Chambers’s Journal ledger entry for Via Umbræ, published on 15 November 1890, lists their address as 4 Queens Lane, Lerwick (NLS Dep 341/370). Biographical information: 1891 and 1901 Scotland Census, National Probate Index, Scotland, 1876-1936 (Ancestry). (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Via Umbræ 1890-11-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13167