Gilruth, Patrick Gorthy

Education

Student United College 1837-1838 Lat. Jun.; Gk. Jun.; 1839-1840 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Math. 1; Log. 1840-1841 Sen. Lat.; Sen. Gk.; Ethics; Math. 2 1841-1842 Lat. 2; Math. 3; N. Phil.; Physiol.; Sens. Phil. 1842-1843 Physiol Gen. & Anat. Comp. Part bursary, 1839. M.A. 16.4.1891.

Student St Mary’s College 1842-1845. Part bursary, 1843, 1844, 1845.

Birth/childhood

Born 13.5.1818 son of James Gilruth, farmer near Alyth and Jean Buick.

Career

Minister at South Ronaldsay 1851-1895 (demitted).

Death

Died 2.6.1909.

Sources

  • UYUC400:23.11.1839
  • UYSM400/4/255, 270, 293
  • Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae
  • St Andrews Citizen 15.8.1908
  • Monumental inscription, Alyth b.g.