Bellenden, John

Biography: Poet and translator. Generally supposed to have been born in the last decade of the 15th cent., matr. 1508; DD Sorbonne; appointed archdeacon of Moray during the vacancy of the see, and about the same time canon of Ross; some accounts state he died 1550, but Lord Dundrennan alleges that he was certainly still alive in 1587.

Biography Date: c.1495-1587

Biography References: LOC; DNB


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