Vilant, William

Education

Librarian 7.11.1768 - 16.4.1788.

Birth/childhood

Born 22.10.1727 son of William Vilant, minister at Ferryport on Craig and Jean Wilson. [Brother of Nicholas Vilant, Professor of Mathematics.]

Career

Librarian 7.11.1768 - 16.4.1788. [St Andrews University]

Sources

  • C. Rogers, Leaves from my autobiography (London, 1896)
  • StAUL rPR3454.M4D43
  • Deaths Reg. St Andrews
  • Library Bulletin 5 p68
  • St Andrews Testaments (Commissariot record, ed. F.J. Grant (Edinburgh, 1902))