Nicolson, John Gunn

Education

Student United College 1891-1892 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 1 1892-1893 Log.; Hon. Gk.; Hon. Lat.; Math. 1893-1894 M. Phil.; Hon. Gk.; Hon. Lat.; Math. 1894-1895 Hon. M. Phil.; Hon. Log. 1895-1896 Hon. M. Phil.; Physiol. Wilkie bursar, 1891, but relinquished on gaining a Highland bursary. Lapsed bursary, 1894. M.A. 29.3.1895 2nd cl. hons. Classics.

Student St Mary’s College 1895-1899. Bruce scholar, 1895. Berry scholar, 1896, 1899. B.D. 1.4.1899.

Birth/childhood

Born 25.3.1873 son of Torquil Nicolson, schoolmaster, Durness and Margaret Gunn. [Teacher]

Attended Durine Public School.

Career

Licensed by Dingwall presbytery 1900.

Minister Fodderty 1900-1947 (demitted).

Death

Died 11.2.1952.

Sources

  • UYUC400:20.11.1891, 27 & 30.10.1891, 22.10.1894
  • UYSM400/7/77-8
  • UYUY452/22/232, 248, 562
  • UYUY672
  • Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae
  • Alumnus Chronicle 38 p35