West, William


Student United College 1784-1785 Gk. Jun.; Lat. Jun. 1785-1786 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Log. 1786-1787 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Ethics; N. Phil. (Ternar). Seat at bursar table, 1786.

Student St Mary’s College 1787-1788 occ., 1789-1790.


Baptised 8.4.1756 son of George West, Cargill and Helen Gillespie.


Schoolmaster Dunino 1787-1794. Coupar Angus - at leastJanuary 1795least 1837. [Teacher]

Wrote statistical account of Dunino.


Died at Coupar Angus 6.11.1842.


  • UYUC400:2.12.1786
  • J.M. Beale, A history of the burgh and parochial schools of Fife. Unpublished appendices to Edinburgh University PhD thesis.
  • Parliamentary Papers 1841 Session 1 vol. xix pt 1
  • Fife Herald 17.11.1842