Burnside, Alexander Isdale

Education

Student United College 1871-1872 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 1 1872-1873 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 1 1873-1874 Log.; Math. 2; Chem. 1874-1875 N. Phil.; M. Phil.; Pol. Econ. Foundation bursar, 1873.

Birth/childhood

Born 4.12.1856 son of Thomas Burnside, Free Church minister at Falkland and Janet Isdale. [Minister]

Career

Also divinity student at New College Edinburgh 1875 - 1880.

Free Church minister at Stow 1881 - 1890 (resigned and went to America where he studied law). [Minister, law student]

Sources

  • UYUC400:20.3.1873
  • Births Reg. Falkland 1856/86
  • W. Ewing, Annals of the Free Church of Scotland 1843-1900 (1914)
  • UYUY7Sec1a/1891
  • UYUY336