Morrison, William Stalkart

Education

Student United College 1891-1892 Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1892-1893 Gk.; Lat.; Math. 1893-1894 N. Phil.; Hon. N. Phil.; Log.; Hon. Gk.; Hon. Math. 1894-1895 Eng. Lit.; Adv. Hon. Math.; Chem. & Prac. Chem. Ramsay bursar, 1891. Bruce bursar, 1892. Spence bursar, 1893. Carstairs prize, 1892, 1893, 1894. Miller prize, 1892.

M.A. 26.3.1897 1st cl. hons. Mathematics and Natural Philosophy. Guthrie scholar.

Birth/childhood

Born 24.5.1876 son of Charles Morrison, chaplain in India, minister at Laurencekirk and Jane Green.

Attended Madras College, St Andrews.

Career

Also at Cambridge University - M.A. 1898.

Appointed to Indian Civil Service 1899. Assistant Commissioner and Settlement Officer, Burma 1900. Deputy Commissioner 1914-1926 (retired). [Civil servant]

Death

Died at Pitlochry 14.1.1964.

Sources

  • UYUC400:27 & 30.10.1891, 19.11.1891, 18.10.1892, 13.11.1893
  • UYUY452/22/7, 28, 74, 138
  • UYUY672
  • J.A. Venn, Alumni Cantabrigienses
  • Deaths Reg. Pitlochry 1964/2