Cririe, James


Student St Mary’s College 1784-1785 (Library dues lists in Library Bulletin (University of St Andrews) vol.6(53) 1914 - Vol.7(61) 1916 only), 1787-1788 irreg. (according to list in StA PJ4566.W5).


Baptised 17.4.1752 son of James Cririe, New Abbey (mother’s name not in Old Parochial Registers of Scotland (Old Parochial Registers of Scotland (OPR))).


[William Cririe is possibly a mistake for this man]

Also at Edinburgh University - M.A. 1790, D.D. 1802.

Cattle herd[er] then schoolmaster Kirkgunzeon and Lochrutton. [Teacher]

Master grammar school, Wigtown, 1777. Master grammar school Kirkcudbright 1781. Rector Leith High School 1787. Classical master Edinburgh High School 1795. Licensed by Edinburgh presbytery 1791.

Minister at Dalton 1801 - 5.1.1835 (died).


Scottish scenery: or, sketches in verse..., by James Cririe. (London: Cadell & Davies, 1803)


[Died 5.1.1835.]