Jennings, John


Student United College 1828-1829 Lat. Jun.; Gk. Jun. 1829-1830 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Log. 1830-1831 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Ethics.


Born 8.10.1814 son of John Jennings, merchant, Glasgow and [Mary] Tindal.


Also at Theological Hall of Associate Synod. Ordained missionary to Canada 1838. Minister United Associate Church, Toronto 1839-1874. Member of Senate University of Toronto 1851-1872 and of other educational bodies.

D.D. New York 1857.

Publications. Editor Canadian Presbyterian Magazine.


Died Toronto 25.2.1876.


  • Fifeshire Jnl. 23.3.1876 p5
  • Edinburgh, New College, G. Brown, Annals of the Divinity Hall of the Secession Church of Scotland...(?1869) Manuscript UPC3
  • Dict. Canadian Biog.