Allan, James Baxter

Education

Student United College 1889-1890 Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1890-1891 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 2 1891-1892 N. Phil.; Log. 1892-1893 M. Phil.; Eng. Lit. 1893-1894(U.C.D. [University College Dundee]) Inter. Math.

Forbes bursar, 1889. M.A. 30.3.1894.

B.D. 26.3.1897.

Birth/childhood

Born 22.7.1873 son of Thomas Allan, coal miner, Dunfermline and Isabella Baxter. [Miner]

Attended Dunfermline High School.

Career

Also at Edinburgh and Marburg Universities [Edinburgh University, Marburg University]. Ph.D. Edinburgh 1926.

Congregational minister at Dunoon 1900 - 1910. Dundee 1910 - 1918. Portobello 1918 - 1926. Professor of Hebrew and Old Testament, Bradford and Rawdon College, Leeds 1926 - death [1926-15.6.1932]. [Minister, university professor]

Death

Died 15.6.1932.

Sources

  • UYUC400:11.11.1889
  • Cong. Y’bk 1933 p224
  • Who was Who
  • Births reg. Dunfermline B 1873/400