Messieux, Samuel ♂
Teacher of French in United College 1817-1834.
Born Switzerland c. 1787 son of Louis Isaac Henry Messieux and Ilauve Louise Vulliamoz.
Came to St Andrews with an English family who had been resident in Russia. French teacher at Madras College, St Andrews 1834-1854 (retired). A remarkable golfer. Elected member of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, 1820. [Teacher]
Died at St Andrews 25.8.1859 aged 72.
- Madras Trustees minutes 8.1.1834
- Fifeshire Jnl. 1.9.1859 p4
- Gentleman's Magazine 1859 ii 541
- Madras College Mag. No. 3 p30
- Alumnus Chronicle 29 p18 - 19
- Deaths Reg. St Andrews
- Monumental inscription St Andrews Cathedral burial ground