Alexander F-I 20th Laird of Drum

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Alexander Forbes Irvine, 20th Laird of Drum

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Schivas,Tarves, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: April 04, 1892 (74)
Drum Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander F-I 19th Laird of Drum and Margaret Irvine
Husband of Anna Margaretta Irvine (Forbes-Leslie)
Father of Alexander Charles Quentin Hamilton Irvine and Francis Hugh Irvine, 21st Laird of Drum
Brother of James Hamilton Irvine; Beatrice Wood Irvine; Major-General Charles Irvine and Jane Christina Irvine

Occupation: Advocate
Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About Alexander F-I 20th Laird of Drum

Biographical Summary

Irvine of Drum, Alexander Forbes. 18/02/1818-04/04/1892. Ref: 791. Male.

  • Place of Birth: Schivas,Tarves, Aberdeenshire.
  • Place of Death: Drum Castle, Aberdeenshire.
  • Profession: Advocate.
  • Appointments Held: Advocate 1843; Principal Clerk 1867-74 Justiciary Court; Sheriff 1874-, Argyll.
  • Undergraduate Studies: Aberdeen University.
  • Postgraduate Studies: LL.D(Edinburgh 1887).
  • Marital Status: Married (1848) Anna Margaretta Forbes Leslie d.1900.
  • Mother: Margaret Hamilton.
  • Father: Alexander F. Irvine of Drum d. 1861.
  • References: Proc Roy Soc Edinb, 19, 1891-2, xxiii-xxxiii; F J Grant 1944.
  • Memberships: Highland Society, Philosophical Institution of Edinburgh(Director).
  • Date of Election: 02/02/1874.
  • Proposers: Sir Alexander Grant, Charles Neaves, Edward Sang, Peter Guthrie Tait (Billet 22/12/1873, 5/1/1874, 19/1/1874).
  • Service to the RSE: Councillor 1880-3, 1887-9, Vice-President 1883-7, 1890-2.
  • 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 475

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Alexander F-I 20th Laird of Drum's Timeline

1818
February 18, 1818
Schivas,Tarves, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1850
February 9, 1850
Age 31
1854
August 23, 1854
Age 36
1892
April 4, 1892
Age 74
Aberdeenshire, Scotland