Reid, James


Student United College 1775-1778 b, s, m. (Ternar). Chancellor’s prize, Maths 2, 1777, N. Phil. , 1778.

Student St Mary’s College 1778-1781.


[Possibly same as Reid, James, St Mary's College 1783-1784 student, but not verified as that student does not matriculate and does not borrow books.]

Schoolmaster Burntisland 1781. [Teacher]


Dead by 16.3.1798.


  • J.M. Beale, A history of the burgh and parochial schools of Fife. Unpublished appendices to Edinburgh University PhD thesis.
  • Edinburgh Univ. Lib. James Brown Corr./John Leslie letter