Anderson, Alexander [pseud. Surfaceman]
- David Patrick
- , revised by Sayoni Basu
Anderson, Alexander [pseud. Surfaceman] (1845–1909), poet, was born on 30 April 1845 in the village of Kirkconnel in Upper Nithsdale, Dumfriesshire, the sixth and youngest son of the seven children of James Anderson, a quarryman, and his wife, Isabella Cowan. When the boy was three, the household moved to ...