Barclay, George

Education

Student United College 1838-1839 Jun. Gk.; Math. 1 1839-1840 Lat. Prov.; Civ. Hist.; Log.; Math. 2.

LL.D. 25.3.1898.

Birth/childhood

Baptised 11.12.1823 son of Thomas Barclay, sheriff clerk of Fife and Isabella Whyte.

Career

Also at Glasgow and Edinburgh Universities [Glasgow University, Edinburgh University]- law student.

Sheriff clerk depute of Fife.

Sub-editor of the Times for 20 years and barrister of Lincoln’s Inn. [Editor, lawyer]

Death

Died in Paris [France] 15.3.1909.

Sources

  • St Andrews Citizen 20.3.1909
  • Civil History class list 1839/40