Patrick, Robert William Cochran ♂
Rector’s Assessor for A. J. Balfour 1886-1889.
Born 4.2.1842 son of William Charles Richard Patrick of Waterside and Agnes Cochran.
Studied Edinburgh University - B.A. 1861. Cambridge University - Trinity College - LL.B. 1865.
M.P. for North Ayrshire 1880-1885. Permanent Under Secretary of State for Scotland 1887-1892. Publications on Coinage etc. LL.D. Glasgow 1879. [Politician]
Rector’s Assessor for A. J. Balfour 1886-1889. [St Andrews University]
Died Beith, Ayrshire 15.3.1897.
- F. Boase, Modern English Biography...1851-1900. 6v. (Truro, 1892-1921)