Will, James

Education

Student United College 1774-1777 [b], s, t. (Ternar). Lawson bursar, 1774. Guild bursar, 1776. Chancellor’s prize, Magistrand class, 1777, Civil history, 1778.

Student St Mary’s College 1777-1782. Foundation bursar, 1777.

Birth/childhood

Baptised 16.4.1760 son of Peter Will, tailor, Dundee and Mary Wise.

Career

Licensed by Arbroath presbytery 1782.

Minister Ruthven (Meigle) 1784-1798. Guthrie 1798 - 3.5.1818 (died).

Death

[Died 3.5.1818.]

Sources

  • UYUC110 Lawson
  • UYUC400:19.12.1774, 10.4.1777, 8.4.1778
  • UYSM400/2/99
  • Dundee Town council minute 23.1.1776
  • Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae