Harris, Arthur Baird

Education

Student United College 1881-1882 Gk. 1; Math. 1 1882-1883 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 1 1883-1884 Log.; Gk. 2; Lat. 2 1884-1885 M. Phil. & Pol. Econ.; Eng. Lit.; Math. 3; Educ. 1885-1886 N. Phil.; Math. 2; Educ. Rorie bursar, 1882. Glendee bursar, 1884.

Student U.C.D. [University College Dundee] 1886-1889, 1890-1891.

M.A. 18.4.1888.

Birth/childhood

Born 27.8.1860 son of Alexander Harris, mason, Forgan and Isabella Wilson.

Career

Teacher Madras College, St Andrews and West End Academy, Dundee. In 1890 teacher Morgan Academy then headmaster Auchenblae. In 1898 headmaster Caerlaverock. Headmaster Dumfries Academy to 1924 (retired). Retired to Portmahomack, London, Devon and then Switzerland.

Death

Died Switzerland 11.3.1945.

Sources

  • UYUC400:13.4.1882, 27.11.1884
  • UYUC695
  • Inf. from his daughter, Mrs C. H. Jemison
  • Births Reg. Forgan 1860/19