Cowley-Brown, G. J., Rev. (M)

b. 1832. d. 1924.
Poet and Church of England clergyman. Educated at Christ Church College, Oxford. Ordained a priest in 1858. Became the Chaplain to the Duke of Marlborough in 1858. Rector of several parishes in England (1867-1883). Moved to Scotland. Rector of St John’s, Edinburgh (1883-1898). Canon of St. Mary’s Cathedral, Edinburgh (1898-1909). Married. Author of *Lectures on the Gospel According to St. John* (1863). *Chambers’s Journal* ledger entry for “In Greek Waters,” published on 18 June 1892, lists the poet as Rev. G. J. Cowley Brown, of 9 Grosvenor St, Edinburgh (NLS Dep 341/370). Biographical information: BL; Crockford, p. 85, *Wikipedia*, <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_James_Cowley-Brown> (12 October 2021). (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
In Greek Waters 1892-06-18 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 13250