Mitchell, Alexander

Education

Student United College 1812-1813 Gk. Jun.; Lat. Jun. 1813-1814 Log.; Math. Jun. 1814-1815 Lat. Prov. (Secondar). Cupar bursar, 1813?

Birth/childhood

Born 26.2.1798 eldest son of George Mitchell, saddler then postmaster and Dean of Guild, St Andrews and Elizabeth Chiene.

Career

Lieutenant 19th Regt. Madras Native Infantry. [Soldier]

Death

Died at sea 31.3.1827 (11.1.1827 according to CHA4.80.49).

Sources

  • Cupar town council minute 30.1.1813
  • Edinburgh, New College 4.80.49
  • Monumental inscription St Andrews Cathedral burial ground