Allan, Robert (M)

b. 1 November 1774. d. 1 June 1841. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Working-class poet, songwriter, Chartist. Born and lived in Kilbarchan, Scotland. Married Janet Lang on 14 February 1801. Emigrated to America in 1841. Contributed to *Harp of Renfrewshire* (1820) and *Scottish Minstrel*(1820) by Robert Archibald Smith. Author of *Evening Hours: Poems and Songs* (1836), *Selected Songs* (1855). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC, AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Liberty’s Tree 1840-07-18 The Chartist Circular Poet 42
The Battle Field 1840-09-19 The Chartist Circular Poet 51