Lorimer, George

Education

Student United College 1868-1869 Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1869-1870 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 2; Math. 2 1870-1871 N. Phil.; Chem.; Anat., Physiol. & Hyg.

Birth/childhood

Born 10.6.1852 son of George Lorimer, draper, St Andrews and Margaret McIntosh.

Attended Madras College St Andrews (6) and Abbey Park School, St Andrews (2).

Career

Also at Edinburgh University - medical student 1871.

Of delicate constitution and his studies were interrupted.

Went to Australia where he started a chemist’s shop in Drouin, Gippsland, Victoria. [Chemist]

Death

Died August 1924.

Sources

  • Census 1871 St Andrews
  • St AUL MS 37113 p492, 494