Gillies, James

Education

Student United College 1883-1884 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1884-1885 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 2 1885-1886 N. Phil.; Log.; Math. 3 1886-1887 M. Phil.; Pol. Econ.; Chem.; N. Hist.; Physiol. 1887-1888 Physiol. Foundation bursar, 1883. Miller prize, 1884. Carstairs prize, 1884, 1885. Arnott prize, 1888. M.A. 20.4.1887 1st cl. hons. Mathematics. B.Sc. 18.4.1888.

Student St Mary’s College 1887-1890. Class prize, 1888, 1889, 1890. B.D. 17.4.1890. D.D. 12.7.1921.

Assistant to Professor of Mathematics 1887-1890.

Birth/childhood

Born 3.6.1865 son of James Gillies, joiner, Dundee and Isabella McLean.

Attended Sessional School, Dundee.

Career

Also at Jena University.

Assistant to Professor of Mathematics 1887-1890. [St Andrews University]

Licensed by Dundee presbytery 1890.

Minister at Lesmahagow 1894 - 15.3.1934 (died).

Death

[Died 15.3.1934.]

Sources

  • UYUC400:31.10.1882, 30.10.1883
  • UYSM400?6/295, 326, 7/15
  • UYUY452/20/466, 533, 21/268
  • UYM/310
  • UYUY672
  • Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae
  • Deaths Reg. Lesmahagow 1934/24
  • St Andrews Citizen 28.6.1930