Thomson, Ronald F[erguson]

Education

Student United College 1845-1846 Lat. 1; Math. 1.

LL.D. 20.2.1886.

Birth/childhood

Born c. 1830 son of David Thomson, Writer to the Signet, of Holekettle and Orkie and Lilias Milner. [Lawyer]

Career

Served in the Diplomatic Service in Persia for most of his life. Persian Envoy 1879-1887. K.C.M.G. [Knight Commander of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint John] 1884.

Death

Died 15.11.1888.

Sources

  • Times 16.11.1888 10e and obit. col.
  • F. Boase, Modern English Biography...1851-1900. 6v. (Truro, 1892-1921)