Williamson, James Ferguson Grace

Education

Student United College 1872-1873 Gk. 1; Lat. 2; Math. 1 1873-1874 Log.; Eng. Lit.; Math. 2 1874-1875 M. Phil.; Pol. Econ.; Gk. 2 1875-1876 N. Phil. 1876-1877 Math. 3; Chem.; Educ. Alexander Yeaman bursar, 1872. Maxwell bursar, 1873. Vacant bursary, 1876. M.A. 23.4.1879.

Birth/childhood

Born c. 1852 son of John Williamson, labourer, St Andrews and Janet Hodge.

Attended Fishers’ School, St Andrews as pupil and pupil teacher and Edinburgh Normal College.

Career

Attended Fishers’ School, St Andrews as pupil and pupil teacher

Headmaster Parson’s Green School, Edinburgh. [Teacher]

Death

Died at Leith 6.2.1907 aged 55.

Sources

  • UYUC400:5.11.1872, 18.12.1873, 16.3.1876
  • UYUY452/19/266
  • Fifeshire Jnl. 27.1.1870 p5
  • St Andrews Citizen 9.2.1907
  • Deaths Reg. South Leith 1907/97
  • Monumental inscription St Andrews Cathedral burial ground