Turnbull, William

Education

Student United College 1879-1880 Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1880-1881 Log.; Gk. 2; Lat. 2 1881-1882 M. Phil. & Pol. Econ.; Eng. Lit.; Lat. 3; Math. 2 1882-1883 N. Phil. Foundation bursar, 1879. M.A. 21.4.1886.

Student St Mary’s College 1882-1883.

Birth/childhood

Born c. 1863. From Forgan. (Either born 2.8.1863 twin son of John Turnbull, master mill wright, Newport and Margaret Wilson. Or born 7.5.1863 son of Alexander Turnbull, master mill wright, Newport and Jane Howie Muir.)

Attended Dundee High School.

Career

Also at Edinburgh, New College - divinity student 1883-1887.

Minister at Howick, Natal 24 years then Ladysmith 24 years.

Retired to Maritzburg, Natal in 1936.

Death

Died c.1943.

Sources

  • UYUC400:4 & 7.11.1879
  • Births Reg. Forgan 1863/12, 25
  • Alumnus Chronicle 26 p16, 28p19