Ferguson [Fergusson], Robert ♂
Student United College 1764-1768 b, s, t, m. (Ternar). Ferguson bursar, 1765.
Obtained a position in commissary clerk’s office in Edinburgh.
Contributed to Weekly Magazine. Published ‘Poems’ in 1773. [Poet]
Poems by Robert Fergusson (Edinburgh: Printed by Walter & Thomas Ruddiman, 1773). Reprinted with biographical introduction, notes and glossary by Robert Ford (Paisley: Alexander Gardner, 1905).
Died 16.10.1774 in Edinburgh - buried in Canongate churchyard.