Born: Jan 29, 1838 AD
Died: 1861 AD, at 23 years of age.
1838 - Born on January 29th in Merkland, near Glasglow. A Scottish poet, the son of a hand-loom weaver.
1860 - Went to London with Robert Buchanan, with the idea of finding literary employment.
1861 - Died on the 3rd of December and was buried in the Auld Aisle Churchyard, Kirkintilloch.
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