Reid, George Reynolds Somerville

Education

Student United College 1888-1889 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1889-1890 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 2 1890-1891 N. Phil.; Log.; Lat. 3 1891-1892 M. Phil. & Pol. Econ.; Gk. 3. Smeaton bursar, 1888. Part bursary, 1889. Baxter bursar, 1890. Miller prize, 1889. M.A. 14.4.1892.

Student St Mary’s College 1891-1892.

Birth/childhood

Born 16.8.1871 son of David Reid, farmer, Peasehills, Balmerino and Annie Beattie.

Attended Dundee High School.

Career

Also at New College, Edinburgh - divinity student 1892-1894, 1895-1897.

Minister Neranderra, N.S.W. [Neranderra, New South Wales] 1907-1920. Glebe, Sydney and Rosewell 1920-1937. Moderator Presbyterian Church of New South Wales 1929 and of Australia [Presbyterian Church of Australia] 1933-1936. Retired from ministry 1957.

Publications

Death

Died c. 1965/1966.

Sources

  • UYUC400:30.10. & 2.11.1888, 9.4.1889, 1.11.1889, 30.10.1890
  • Births Reg. Balmerino 1871/17
  • Alumnus Chronicle 36 p40, 57 p56