Fergusson, James R., Sir, Second Baronet Fergusson of Spitalhaugh (M)

b. 10 August 1835. d. 28 October 1924. Nationality: Scottish.
Poet. Son of Sir William Fergusson. Lived at Hever Court, Kent, and Peebleshire. Vice-lieutenant of Peebleshire and Member of the Royal Company of Archers. Married twice, Mary Ann Somes Colyer in 1862 and Louisa Forbes. Author of *Poems and Ballads* (1876). Biographical information: Reilly, *Mid-Victorian Poetry*, p. 162; *Find a Grave* <https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/120164364/james-ranken-fergusson> (7 September 2021); *Wikipedia* <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colyer-Fergusson_baronets> (7 September 2021). (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Reinterment of John Hunter 1877-02-10 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 6827