Roy, Andrew

Education

Student United College 1821-1822 Gk. Jun.; Lat. Jun. 1822-1823 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Log.; Math. 2 & 3 1823-1824 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Physics 1824-1825 Ethics; Chem. (Ternar). Maxwell bursar, 1828. M.A. 30.4.1825.

Birth/childhood

Baptised 2.2.1792 son of Andrew Roy, farmer, Perth and Elizabeth Adam.

Career

Teacher of mathematics, Dundee Academy 1834-1860 (retired). [Teacher]

Death

Died at Leuchars 10.6.1864 aged 73.

Sources

  • UYUY452/17/397
  • W. Norrie, Dundee celebrities of the nineteenth century (1873)
  • A. H. Miller, J. B. Lindsay p46f
  • St Andrews Gazette 18.6.1864
  • Educ News 1877 175
  • Deaths Reg. Leuchars 1864/19
  • Monumental inscription, Forgan old