Burns, William

Education

Student United College 1862-1863 Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1863-1864 Log.; Gk. 2; Lat. 2 1864-1865 M. Phil.; Eng. Lit.; Gk. 3; Math. 2. Garth bursar, 1862. Guthrie scholar, 1865.

Birth/childhood

Born 24.2.1846 son of Rev. Isla Burns, Free Church minister at Dundee, St Peter’s and Catherine Sarah Brown. [Minister]

Career

Also at Oxford University - University College.

Death

Died of consumption 1870 on voyage to Madeira.

Sources

  • UYUC400:3.11.1862
  • UYUC665
  • UYUY674