Henderson, James (M)

b. 1824. Nationality: Scottish.
Poet. Born in Stirlingshire. Both parents died when Henderson was a child. Employed at the age of twelve in a relative’s business in Glasgow. Travelled to India in 1849 and lived in Calcutta, later returning to Glasgow. Author of *Glimpses of the Beautiful, in Verse* (1890). Biographical information: Reilly, *Mid-Victorian Poetry*, p. 217; David Herschell Edwards (ed.), *Modern Scottish Poets*, thirteenth series, D. H. Edwards, 1890, pp. 369-72. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Brothers! We Are Men! 1848-04-15 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5964
The Lilies of the Field 1848-10-07 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5989