Service, John (M)

Surname: Service
Forename(s): John
b. 26 February 1833. d. 15 March 1884. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Poet, editor, novelist, and Church of Scotland clergyman. Alternative signature: J. Service. Born in Campsie, Stirlingshire. Educated at the University of Glasgow. Editor of the Dumbarton Herald (1857). Married Jessie Bayne on 29 April 1859. Ordained in 1862. Moved to Australia and became the minister at St John’s Presbyterian Church in Tasmania (1866-1869). Returned to Scotland in 1870 and became a minister in Glasgow (1878). Contributed to the Glasgow Herald. Biographical information: ODNB. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Novantia 1880 Good Words Poet 3559