Jackson, Thomas Thomson

Education

Professor of Biblical Criticism 26.4.1836-14.6.1851 (resigned).

D.D. 26.4.1851.

Birth/childhood

Born 26.9.1798 son of William Jackson, ensign in the Army and Margaret Lockhart. [Soldier]

Career

Studied Edinburgh University - arts and divinity, but never held a charge. [Arts student, divinity student]

Amanuensis to Dugald Stewart.

Professor of Biblical Criticism 26.4.1836-14.6.1851 (resigned). [St Andrews University] [University professor]

Professor of Ecclesiastical History, Glasgow University 1851-1874 (resigned).

Death

Died at St Andrews 24.12.1878.

Sources

  • Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae
  • W.I. Addison, Roll of the graduates of the University of Glasgow 1727-1897 (Glasgow, 1898)
  • Coutts, History p395, 432
  • McMillan, Life of Robert Flint p39 - 41
  • St Andrews Gazette 28.12.1878
  • Murray, Memories of Old College p75 -77
  • Deaths Reg. St Andrews