Blair, Robert

Education

D.D. 20.9.1802 on testimonials signed by W. Disney, D.D., late fellow of Trinity College and Regius Professor of Hebrew in the University of Cambridge, R. Hamilton D.D. of Emanuel College, Cambridge and Dr. Robert Bisset, Sloane Terr., London.

Birth/childhood

Born 24.8.1759 son of Gilbert Blair, barber and wigmaker, Edinburgh and Lilias Henry.

Career

Educated at Edinburgh University and Cambridge University.

Rector Barton St Andrew, Norfolk 1792 - 1838 (died). [Minister]

Secretary of legation at Florence and Naples between 1.12.1837 and 5.1.1838 [1.12.1837-5.1.1838].

Death

[Died 1838.]

Sources

  • UYUY345
  • UYUY452
  • J.A. Venn, Alumni Cantabrigienses