James Fraser Tytler, WS (1780 - 1862)

‹ Back to Tytler surname

View James Fraser Tytler, WS's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to James Fraser Tytler, WS
  • Request to view James Fraser Tytler, WS's family tree

Share

Death: Died
Managed by: Ed Wyse
Last Updated:

About James Fraser Tytler, WS

Biographical Summary

Tytler of Woodhouselee, James. 09/10/1780-10/10/1862. Ref: 1534. Male.

  • Profession: Writer to the Signet.
  • Appointments Held: WS 1803; Lyon Depute 1827-; Crown Agent 1829-32, 1834-5, 1841-56, 1852-3.
  • Training: Apprentice to Richard Hotchkiss.
  • Marital Status: Married (1810) Elizabeth Carmichael d.1845.
  • Mother: Ann Fraser of Balnain.
  • Father: Alexander Fraser-Tytler, Lord Woodhouselee FRSE 1747-1813.
  • Siblings: William Fraser Tytler FRSE 1777-1853 and Patrick Fraser Tytler 1791-1849.
  • Other Family: Grandson of William Tytler of Woodhouselee FRSE 1711-92.
  • References: History of the Society of Writers 350; Register of The Society of Writers to Her Majesty's Signet 1983, 324.
  • Memberships: Highland Society(1840).
  • Date of Election: 01/12/1821.
  • Proposers: Willaim Arbuthnot, (NLS Acc 10,000/12, 7/5/1821,Billet 3/12/1821).
  • Resigned/Removed/Election Cancelled/Not Admitted: Resigned.
  • Date of Resignation: Resigned 1833-6.
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 949

Other References

view all

James Fraser Tytler of Woodhouselee, WS's Timeline

1780
October 9, 1780
1810
August 12, 1810
Age 29
1820
August 5, 1820
Age 39
1862
October 10, 1862
Age 82