1746, Ayrshire, Scotland.
April 1, 1804, London, England.
Greyfriars Kirkyard, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Boswell received a classical education, and was an excellent Hebrew scholar. For some time he was a writer to the Signet in Edinburgh, Scotland.
He joined the followers of John Glas, a dissenting minister from the Church of Scotland, and was chosen to be leading elder of the Glassite congregation in Edinburgh.
His works include:
His grandson Robert Bruce Boswell was also a hymnist.
where to get Boswell’s picture