Somerville, John

Education

D.D. 13.4.1833 (Proposed by Dr. Scott).

Birth/childhood

(Possibly baptised 11.8.1774 son of James Somerville, Bo’ness and Mary Downie.)

Career

Engaged in agriculture until an accident damaged his spine.

Studied Edinburgh University - M.A. 1816.

Licensed by Linlithgow presbytery 1809.

Master at Heriot’s School from 1801. [Teacher]

Minister Currie 1816 - 7.6.1837 (died).

Publications. Inventor and curler.

Death

[Died 7.6.1837.]

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