Paterson, Gordon Walker

Education

Student United College 1878-1878 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1879-1880 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 2 1880-1881 N. Phil.; Log.; Gk. 3; Lat. 3 1881-1882 M. Phil. & Pol. Econ.; Eng. Lit.; Gk. 3; Lat. 3 Foundation bursar, 1878. M.A. 25.4.1884.

D.D. 30.6.1938.

Birth/childhood

Born 4.7.1863 son of Dr. John Paterson, Clifton Bank School, St Andrews and Mary Gordon.

Attended Clifton Bank school, St Andrews.

Career

Also at Oxford University - Trinity College - B.A. 1885.

Ordained deacon 1886. Curate Awliscombe, Devon 1886-1889. Minister English Church, Constantinople [English Church Istanbul] 1889-1896. Aberfoyle Episcopal Church 1897-1908. Cupar St James’ Episcopal Church 1908-1831. Retired to St Andrews.

Death

Died at St Andrews 9.2.1948.

Sources

  • UYUC400:1 & 7.11.1878
  • Births Reg. St Andrews 1863/147
  • Fife News Almanac 1909
  • Deaths Reg. St Andrews
  • Monumental inscription St Andrews Cathedral burial ground