Baxter, John Boyd

Education

LL.D. 14.2.1874.

Second cousin of Miss Mary Baxter of Balgavies and co-founder with her of University College, Dundee.

Birth/childhood

Born 19.2.1796 son of William William Baxter, flax merchant and Agnes Boyd.

Career

Procurator fiscal, Forfarshire 1824 - 1881.

Second cousin of Miss Mary Baxter of Balgavies and co-founder with her of University College, Dundee. [St Andrews University]

Death

Died 4.8.1882.

Sources

  • Dundee Y’bk 1882 pp93-96
  • F. Boase, Modern English Biography...1851-1900. 6v. (Truro, 1892-1921)
  • A.H. Millar, Eminent burgesses
  • Old Dundee Exhibition 1892/93
  • Deaths Reg. St Andrew Dundee 1882/626