Forgan, James Rae


Student United College 1894-1895 Jun. Gk.; Jun. Lat.; Jun. Math. 1895-1896 Gk.; Lat.; Math. 1896-1897 N. Phil.; Log.; Eng. Lit. 1897-1898 M. Phil.; Hist. Taylour Thomson bursar, 1894.

M.A. 25.3.1898. D.D. 29.6.1934.


Born 25.12.1876 son of Thomas Forgan, joiner, Perth and Jane Lindsay. Attended Perth Academy.


Also at New College, Edinburgh.

United Free Church minister at Auchterarder, St Andrews 1904-1912. Uddingston, Chalmers 1912-1918. Broughty Ferry 1918-1921. Ayr, Trinity 1921-1946 (demitted). [Minister]

Moderator of the General Assembly, 1940.


Died 14.12.1966.


  • J.A. Lamb, Fasti of the United Free Church of Scotland 1900-1929 (Edinburgh, 1956) Church of Scotland Y’bk
  • Births Reg. Perth 1877/31
  • UYUC400:October 1894