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Glen, William (1789-1826), poet

Thomas Wilson Bayne and Samuel R. J. Baudry

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Glen, William (1789-1826), poet, was born in Queen Street, Glasgow, on 14 November 1789, the son of Alexander Glen, a Russia merchant from an old Renfrewshire family, and his wife, Jean Burns. After leaving school Glen, at about the age of seventeen, entered a firm trading with the West Indies. ...

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