Henry Johnston

1842-1919; b. Ireland, of Scottish parents; went to Glasgow in his youth, working as an accounting, and contrib. magazines. Stories of Scottish small-town life incl. The Dawsons of Glenara (1877); Martha Spreull (1884); The Chronicles of Glenbuckie (1889); Kilmallie (1891); Dr Congalton’s Legacy (1896), in which a Scottish doctor leaves his property among 3 incompatible heirs. Admired by Mrs Oliphant. SUTH