Cook, William Home

Education

Student United College 1869-1870 Eng. Lit.; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1870-1871 Log.; Lat. 2.

Birth/childhood

Born 5.10.1851 3rd son of John Cook, W.S. [Writer to the Signet], Edinburgh and Margaret Sophia Hope. [Lawyer]

Attended Edinburgh Academy.

Career

Also at Edinburgh University - medical student 1871-1872.

Chartered accountant in Edinburgh - of William Home Cook & Co., C.A.

Death

In Edinburgh Directory last time1926-1927.

Sources

  • Edin. Acad. Reg.
  • W.T. Pike, Edinburgh and the Lothians at the opening of the twentieth century: contemporary biographies (Edinburgh, 1904) p314