William Hall (deceased)

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About William Hall

Biographical Summary

Hall of Dungalss, William. Ref: 666. Male.

  • Profession: Unknown.
  • Appointments Held: Barrister.
  • Training: Lincoln's Inn 1810.
  • Undergraduate Studies: BA(Cantab 1814), MA(Cantab 1819).
  • Mother: Lady Helen Douglas.
  • Father: Sir James Hall of Dunglass, 4th. Baronet of Dunglass, FRSE, 1761-1832.
  • Siblings: Sir John Hall FRSE 1787-1860, Capt Basil Hall FRSE 1788-1844, James Hall FRSE 1800-1854.
  • References: Shapin 219.
  • Date of Election: 24/01/1820.
  • Proposers: Henry Mackenzie, Thomas Allan, Sir David Brewster (ms Proposal 15/12/1819 NLS Acc10,000/42).
  • Resigned/Removed/Election Cancelled/Not Admitted: Resigned.
  • Date of Resignation: Resigned shortly after Election.
  • 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. I. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 403

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