Burdon, James

Education

Student United College 1826-1827 Lat. Jun.; Gk. Jun. 1828-1829 lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Ethics 1829-1830 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Math. 3; 1830-1831 physics.

Student St Mary’s College 1831-1832, 1832-1833occ, 1833-1835. Part bursary, 1832, 1834, 1835.

Birth/childhood

From Culross, possibly son of John Burdon, parochial teacher, Culross. [Teacher]

Career

Also at Edinburgh University - 1827-1828 2.Lit when he was from Perthshire.

Schoolmaster Abercorn 1837 - ? [Teacher]

Sources

  • United College prize list
  • UYSM400/4/123, 141, 152
  • Parliamentary Papers 1841 Session 1 vol. xix pt 1