Birrell, Alexander

Education

Student United College 1871-1872 Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1; Anat. & Physiol. 1872-1873 Log.; Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 2 1873-1874 M. Phil.; Pol. Econ.; Eng. Lit.; Math. 3 1874-1875 N. Phil.; Chem.; Math. 3. Foundation bursar, 1871. Baxter bursary, 1873. Arnot prize, 1875.

M.A. 20.4.1877.

Birth/childhood

Born c. 1855 son of John Birrell, forester, Dollar and Ann Dickie.

Attended Dollar Institution.

Career

Schoolmaster. [Teacher]

Death

Died at Port Glasgow 4.3.1886 aged 31.

Sources

  • UYUC400:1.11.1871, 18.12.1873
  • UYUY452/19/345
  • Deaths Reg. Port Glasgow 1886/57