Born Aberdeen 1768, ed. Aberdeen Grammar School 1774/5-81, M.A. Marischal Coll. 1786, poet, professor of moral philosophy at Marischal Coll. 1787, son of the poet James Beattie, suffered from tuberculosis 1789 onwards, died Aberdeen 1790.
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Beattie, James Hay used in: Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany
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Beattie, James Hay used in: Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris
Variant NameBeattie, James
Hay Beattie, James
Found inLOC. — DNB. — Fasti 47, 357, 359. — WBI. — BN Cat. gén.. — Oxford DNB - http://www.oxforddnb.com (2008-02-22). — The minstrel... with some other poems / by James Beattie. To which are now added miscellanies / by James Hay Beattie,... with an account of his life and character, 1799