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

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