Adamson, William


Student United College 1857-1858 M. Phil.


Born 29.8.1830 at New Galloway, Kirkcudbrightshire.


Also at Glasgow University (Not in W.I. Addison, Matriculation albums of the University of Glasgow 1728-1858.) and Evangelical Union Theological College.

Congregational minister Perth 1858-1868. Edinburgh, Buccleuch, 1868-1895. Carver memorial church, Windermere, 1895 - 14.5.1910 (died). [Minister]

D.D. Waynesburg.

Publications: Missionary Anecdotes (Glasgow: Thomas D. Morison; London: Simpkin, Marshall etc., 1890); The Life of Joseph Parker (New York: Fleming H. Revell, 1902); The Religious Anecdotes of Scotland (London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1893); Robert Milligan's Difficulties or, Struggle and Triumph, a Scotch Life Story (Glasgow: Thomas D. Morison; London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1891) etc.


[Died 14.5.1910.]


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