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The Dictionary of Australasian Biography/Hay, Ebenezer Stony

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Hay, Ebenezer Stony, was born at Kilsyth, Scotland, and practised as a solicitor in Dunedin, N.Z. He was a well-known contributor of verses to the Otago papers, and is the author of a pamphlet entitled "Some Characteristics of Wordsworth's Poetry and their Lessons for us: an Essay and some Poems by Fleta" (Dunedin, N.Z., 1881). He died at Dunedin by his own hand, at the age of thirty-seven, on April 20th, 1887.