Skinner, James


Student United College 1824-1825 Gk. Jun.; Lat. Jun. 1825-1826 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Log.; Math. Jun. 1826-1827 Lat. Prov.; Ethics; Math. 2 & 3. (Ternar).


From Dundee. Probably baptised 14.3.1798 of John Skinner, Kirriemuir and Anne Ross.


Also at Secession Theological Hall 1827-1832.

Licensed by Aberdeen Secession presbytery. [Minister]

Licensed by Forfar presbytery in 1834 for Canada Bethel. Originated and fostered 10 or 12 congregations in Canada.


Died 17.10.1865.


  • Chalmers, Class list, New College CHA6.14.1-4
  • Edinburgh, New College, G. Brown, Annals of the Divinity Hall of the Secession Church of Scotland...(?1869) Manuscript UPC3
  • United Presbyterian Magazine 1865 p566