The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Journalist, novelist, and critic; wrote an autobiography entitled, "Forty Years' Recollections of Life, Literature, and Public Affairs"; was the father of Eric Mackay, author of "Love-Letters of a Violinist" (1814-1889).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'MacKay, Charles'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/m/mackay-charles.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.