Bruce, William Duncan

Education

Student United College 1825-1826 Lat. Jun.; Gk. Jun. 1828-1829 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Math. 1; Log. LL.D. 12.2.1876.

Birth/childhood

Born c. 1808 son of David Bruce, manufacturer, Kinnoul and Mary Duncan.

Career

Also at Edinburgh University.

Rector Alloa Academy 1834 - 1846. Parochial schoolmaster Alloa 1846 - 1872. Principal, Burgh School Alloa 1872 - 1878 (retired). [Teacher]

Publications

Death

Died 11.9.1893 aged 85 at Alloa.

Sources

  • UYUY345
  • Parliamentary Papers 1841 Session 1 vol. xix pt 1
  • Educational News 1877 p182
  • Alloa Advertiser 16.9.1893
  • Deaths Reg. Alloa 1893/205