Maccall, William (M)

Surname: Maccall
Forename(s): William
b. 25 February 1812. d. 19 November 1888. Nationality: Scottish.
Writer, lecturer, translator, and Unitarian minister. Alternative signature: W. Maccoll. Born in Largs, Ayrshire. Educated at the University of Glasgow. Studied at a theological seminary in Geneva, afterwards working as a pastor in England. Married to Mary Haseldon and, after her death, to her sister Alice. Friends with Thomas Carlyle, who supprted his application to the Royal Literary Fund in 1853. Biographical information: ODNB. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Forest Bride. From the Swedish of Geijer 1867-07 The Argosy Translator 16197