Allison, James

Education

Student United College 1880-1881 Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1881-1882 Log.; Gk. 2; Lat. 2 1882-1883 M. Phil. & Pol. Econ.; Eng. Lit.; Math. 2; Physiol. 1883-1884 N. Phil.; Gk. 3.

Stewart bursar, 1880.

M.A. 25.4.1884.

Lecturer in law U.C.D. [University College Dundee].

Birth/childhood

Born 27.4.1863 son of Matthew Allison, rope and sailmaker, Dundee and Elizabeth Millar.

Attended West End Academy, Dundee.

Career

Also at Edinburgh University - LL.B. 1886.

Practised Dundee from 1888. [Lawyer]

Lecturer in law U.C.D. [University College Dundee]. [St Andrews University] [University lecturer]

C.B.E. [Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire] 1920.

Death

Died 23.3.1951.

Sources

  • UYUC400:16.12.1880
  • Who was Who
  • Deaths Reg. Forgan 1951/13