Joseph McCormick (1733 - 1799)

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About Joseph McCormick

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  • Principal of United College, St. Andrews.
  • EDUCATION: St. Andrews University; Master of Arts 1750; Doctor of Divinity, St. Andrews, 1766.
  • EDUCATION: Became tutor in the family of Hepburn CLERKINGTON
  • EDUCATION: Admitted Principal, 1781.
  • OCCUPATION: Principalship at St. Leonard's in conjunction of minister, 1782.
  • EDUCATION Appointed one of the Deans of the Chapel Royal, 1783.
  • CHURCH: Licensed by Presbytery of Edinburgh (that of Dalkeith having declined to proceed to his trials as he had attended the theater), 1757.
  • CHURCH: Ordained to Kilmany, 1760.
  • CHURCH: Translated to Temple also 1760.
  • CHURCH: Translated to Prestonpans, 1771.
  • CHURCH: Minister, 1781.
  • CHURCH: Elected Moderator of the General Assembly, 1782.
  • CHURCH: Translated to St. Leonard's, 1782.

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 570

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Joseph McCormick, Principal of United College of St Salvator and St Leonard, St Andrews's Timeline

1733
June 22, 1733
1770
May 7, 1770
Age 36
1772
July 21, 1772
Age 39
1774
January 2, 1774
Age 40
December 18, 1774
Age 41
1776
December 30, 1776
Age 43
1780
May 25, 1780
Age 46
1783
April 23, 1783
Age 49
1799
June 17, 1799
Age 65