Carnegie, James, 5th Earl of Southesk (M)

b. 1692. d. 1730. Nationality: Scottish.
Song writer and nobleman. Fought for the Jacobites and after the Battle of Culloden went into exile. Biographical information: John Campbell Shairp, “Songs of Scotland before Burns,” *Macmillan’s Magazine*, March 1861, p. 407; Wikipedia <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Carnegie,_5th_Earl_of_Southesk> (19 March 2021). (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
“My daddie is a caukert carle” 1861-03 Macmillan’s Magazine Poet 14777