Brown, James Pennycook (M)

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

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