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THOMAS BALFOUR OF ELWICK younger MP Advocate, Scottish Poitician: Member of Parliament for Orkney and Shetland 1835-37 Thomas Balfour is the son of Captain William Balfour of Trenablie (formerly Wi...

6/19/2015 8/26/2016

Sir James Alexander Mirrlees FRSE FBA (born 5 July 1936) is a Scottish economist and winner of the 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. He was knighted in 1998. Born in Minnigaff, Kirkcudb...

4/24/2016 4/24/2016

Andrew Coventry (1801 - c.1877)

COVENTRY, ANDREW . Ref: 355. Male. Profession: Advocate. Appointments Held: Advocate 1823; ceased to practice 1840; Director, Commercial Bank of Scotland. Schools and Tutors: High School, Edinb...

2/4/2016 2/4/2016

Andrew Coventry (1762 - 1830)

Andrew Coventry, born in 1764, was eldest son of George Coventry, minister of Stitchell in Roxburghshire. Through his mother, whose maiden name was Horn, he inherited the estate of Shanwell, near Kinro...

1/15/2013 2/4/2016

Biographical Summary Hay of Rannes, Sir Andrew Leith . 17/02/1785-13/10/1862. Ref: 724. Male. Titles and British Honours: General, KH(1834). Place of Birth: Aberdeen. Place of Death: Leith Ha...

5/22/2011 12/22/2015

John Cheyne (1777 - 1836)

Biographical Summary CHEYNE, JOHN . 03/02/1777-31/01/1836. Ref: 307. Male. Place of Birth: Leith, Edinburgh. Place of Death: Sherrington, nr Newport-Pagnell,Buckinghamshire. Profession: Physi...

12/5/2015 12/5/2015

Edmund Chisholm (1817 - 1897)

Biographical Summary CHISHOLM, (UNTIL 1858 BATTEN), EDMUND . ?-13/02/1897. Ref: 116. Male. Place of Birth: Kingston nr Yeovil, Somerset. Place of Death: Thornfalcon,Somerset. Place of interme...

11/24/2015 11/24/2015

Biographical Summary CAMPBELL OF SHAWFIELD, WALTER FREDERICK . 10/04/1798-08/02/1855. Ref: 272. Male. Profession: Statesman. Appointments Held: Member of Parliament. Date of Election: 03/06/1...

3/15/2013 10/15/2015

Hugh Murray (1779 - 1846)

Biographical Summary MURRAY, HUGH (HEW) . ?-04/03/1846. Ref: 1129. Male. Place of Birth: East Lothian. Place of Death: Wardrobe Place, Doctor's Commons, London. Profession: Excise Clerk, Geog...

9/10/2015 9/10/2015

Biographical Summary MURRAY, MATTHEW . ?-13/08/1791. Ref: 1141. Male. Titles and British Honours: Rev. Place of Birth: East Lothian. Profession: Minister of Religion. Appointments Held: Lic...

2/9/2013 9/10/2015

Sir James Wordie, CBE, was a Scottish polar explorer and geologist. Biographical Summary WORDIE, SIR JAMES MANN . 26/04/1889-16/01/1962. Ref: 2666. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (195...

2/12/2013 9/5/2015

Biographical Summary STEWART, JOHN H M SHAW . ?-06/07/1908. Ref: 1437. Male. Titles and British Honours: Major-General. Profession: Military Engineer. Appointments Held: Enlisted 1851, Major-...

12/31/2013 9/5/2015

JAMES DALRYMPLE GRAY DALRYMPLE OF WOODHEAD (1852-1908) formerly James Dalrymple Gray Duncan is the son of the Reverend Thomas Duncan, and his wife, Mary Dalrymple. He was born on 17 July 1852 and d...

1/13/2014 6/30/2015

Thomas Percival (1740 - 1804)

Biographical Summary PERCIVAL, THOMAS . 29/09/1740-30/08/1804. Ref: 1198. Male. Place of Birth: Warrington,Lancashire. Place of Death: Manchester. Place of interment: Warrington Church. Pro...

6/24/2015 6/24/2015

Biographical Summary ALEXANDER OF WESTERTON, SIR JAMES EDWARD . 16/10/1803-02/04/1885. Ref: 27. Male. Titles and British Honours: General, Knight, CB (1873). Place of Birth: Stirling. Place o...

1/22/2015 5/20/2015

Sir Whitelaw Ainslie (1767 - 1837)

Biographical Summary AINSLIE, SIR WHITELAW . 17/02/1767-29/04/1837. Ref: 18. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1835). Place of Birth: Duns, Berwickshire. Place of Death: London. Pro...

10/13/2013 5/18/2015

" James Robertson Barclay ", Munks Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

5/2/2015 5/2/2015

Biographical Summary Hamilton, 9th Earl of Haddington, Thomas . 21/06/1780-01/12/1858. Ref: 1020. Male. Titles and British Honours: Baron Melros of Tynninghame (1827), 9th Earl of Haddington (182...

12/16/2008 4/9/2015

Biographical Summary FORREST OF COMISTON, SIR JAMES, Bart. 16/10/1780-05/04/1860. Ref: 548. Male. Titles and British Honours: Baronet(1838). Place of interment: Greyfriars Cemy. Edinburgh. Pr...

2/11/2015 2/11/2015

James Watt, FRS MP (1736 - 1819)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... James Watt , (19 January 1736 – 25 August 1819) was a Scottish inventor and mechanical engineer whose improvements to the Newcomen steam engine were fundam...

2/15/2010 2/5/2015

Frederick Orpen Bower (1855 - 1948)

Biographical Summary BOWER, FREDERICK ORPEN, . 04/11/1855-11/04/1948. Ref: 1734. Male. Place of Birth: Ripon, Yorkshire. Place of Death: Ripon, Yorkshire. Profession: Botanist. Appointments...

1/5/2015 1/5/2015

Robert Arbuthnot (1760 - 1809)

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 Edinbu...

12/6/2014 12/6/2014

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 Edinbu...

5/13/2013 12/6/2014

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the Brit...

9/29/2013 12/6/2014

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Robert Arbuthnot, 2nd Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Ro...

9/29/2013 12/6/2014

Herbert Harold Read (1889 - 1970)

Herbert Harold Read FRS, FRSE, FGS, (born Whitstable 17 December 1889, died 29 March 1970) was a British geologist and Professor of Geology at Imperial College. From 1947-1948 he was president of the...

11/28/2014 11/30/2014

Sir John Murray, KCB (1841 - 1914)

was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) ) Sir John Murray KCB FRS FRSE FRSGS (3 March 1841 – 16 March 1914) was a pioneering Scottish oceanographer, marine biologist a...

5/17/2014 11/30/2014

Sir John Rose Cormack (1815 - 1882)

Biographical Summary CORMACK, SIR JOHN ROSE . 01/03/1815-13/05/1882. Ref: 350. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1872). Place of Birth: Stow Manse, Midlothian. Place of Death: Rue St.-...

11/4/2014 11/4/2014

Biographical Summary IRVING, LORD NEWTON, ALEXANDER . 12/10/1766-23/03/1832. Ref: 794. Male. Titles and British Honours: Hon. Profession: Advocate. Appointments Held: Advocate 1788; Joint Pro...

10/31/2014 10/31/2014

Biographical Summary DRYSDALE, JOHN . 29/04/1718-16/06/1788. Ref: 449. Male. Titles and British Honours: Very Rev. Place of Birth: Kirkcaldy, Fife. Place of Death: Princes Street, Edinburgh. ...

10/27/2014 10/27/2014

James Haig Ferguson (1862 - 1934)

Biographical Summary FERGUSON, JAMES HAIG . 18/12/1862-02/05/1934. Ref: 2210. Male. Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Profession: Physician, Surgeon, Gynaecologist. Appointments Held: Private Practi...

10/23/2014 10/23/2014

Biographical Summary WATSON, CHARLES BRODIE BOOG . 07/11/1858-16/01/1947. Ref: 2196. Male. Place of Birth: Bombay, India. Place of Death: 24 Garscube Terrace, Edinburgh. Profession: Engineer....

10/23/2014 10/23/2014

Robert Boog Watson (1823 - 1910)

Biographical Summary WATSON, ROBERT BOOG . ?-23/06/1910. Ref: 1580. Male. Titles and British Honours: Rev. Place of Birth: Burntisland, Fife. Profession: Minister of Religion. Appointments ...

10/23/2014 10/23/2014

Sir Patrick Heron Watson (1832 - 1907)

Biographical Summary WATSON, SIR PATRICK HERON . 05/01/1832-21/12/1907. Ref: 1579. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1903), VD, DL Edinburgh City. Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of ...

10/23/2014 10/23/2014

Biographical Summary MILLER, JAMES . 02/04/1812-17/06/1864. Ref: 1061. Male. Place of Birth: Manse of Essie, Angus. Place of Death: Pinkhill, near Edinburgh. Place of interment: Grange Cemy, ...

10/23/2014 10/23/2014

James Home (1760 - 1844)

Biographical Summary HOME, JAMES . ?-05/12/1844. Ref: 751. Male. Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Profession: Physician. Appointments Held: Professor 1798-1821, Materia Medica, 1821-42, Medicine, E...

10/20/2014 10/20/2014

James Kirkwood Slater (c.1900 - 1965)

Biographical Summary SLATER, JAMES KIRKWOOD . ?-08/10/1965. Ref: 3155. Male. Titles and British Honours: OBE(1944). Place of Death: Edinburgh. Profession: Physician, Neurologist. Appointmen...

10/16/2014 10/16/2014

Byrom Stanley Bramwell (1877 - 1948)

Biographical Summary BRAMWELL, BYROM STANLEY . 16/11/1877-24/10/1948. Ref: 3290. Male. Profession: Advocate. Appointments Held: Advocate 1903; Practiced 1903-7; Secretary 1907, then Managing Di...

10/16/2014 10/16/2014

Sir Byrom Bramwell (1847 - 1931)

Biographical Summary BRAMWELL, SIR BYROM . 18/12/1847-27/04/1931. Ref: 1758. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1924). Place of Birth: North Shields, Northumberland. Place of Death: Edi...

10/16/2014 10/16/2014

Edwin Bramwell (1873 - 1952)

Biographical Summary BRAMWELL, EDWIN . 11/01/1873-21/03/1952. Ref: 2293. Male. Profession: Physician, Neurologist. Appointments Held: Assistant Physician 1907, Physician 1919, Edinburgh Royal I...

10/16/2014 10/16/2014

John Cunningham (1882 - 1968)

Biographical Summary CUNNINGHAM, JOHN . ?-06/08/1968. Ref: 2897. Male. Titles and British Honours: Lt. Colonel, CIE(1928). Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of Death: Edinburgh. Profession: ...

10/16/2014 10/16/2014

Daniel John Cunningham (1850 - 1909)

Biographical Summary CUNNINGHAM, DANIEL JOHN . 15/04/1850-23/06/1909. Ref: 378. Male. Place of Birth: Manse of Crieff, Perthshire. Profession: Anatomist. Appointments Held: Demonstrator 1876-...

6/8/2011 10/16/2014

Biographical Summary MACLEOD, NORMAN . 07/06/1838-11/12/1911. Ref: 991. Male. Titles and British Honours: Very Rev. Profession: Minister of Religion. Appointments Held: Minister of St Stephen...

10/8/2014 10/8/2014

Biographical Summary MACLEOD, SIR GEORGE HUSBAND BAIRD . 21/09/1828-31/08/1892. Ref: 988. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1887), DL. Place of Birth: Manse of Campsie, Stirlingshire. ...

12/4/2009 10/8/2014

John Couch Adams MP (1819 - 1892)

John Couch Adams FRS (5 June 1819 – 21 January 1892) was a British mathematician and astronomer. Adams was born in Laneast, near Launceston, Cornwall, and died in Cambridge. The Cornish name Cou...

3/20/2009 9/9/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton, KT (3 April 1761 – 17 July 1827) was the son of Sholto Douglas, 15th Earl of Morton. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal ...

6/21/2012 8/30/2014

Biographical Summary CHAMBERS OF GLENORMISTON, SIR WILLIAM . 16/04/1800-20/05/1883. Ref: 298. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1881). Place of Birth: Peebles. Place of interment: Peeb...

6/10/2014 6/10/2014

Robert Chambers, Junior (1832 - 1888)

Biographical Summary CHAMBERS, ROBERT . ?-23/03/1888. Ref: 1705. Male. Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of Death: Claremont Crescent, Edinburgh. Profession: Publisher. Appointments Held: Pa...

6/10/2014 6/10/2014

Robert Chambers (1802 - 1871)

Biographical Summary CHAMBERS, ROBERT . 10/07/1802-17/03/1871. Ref: 297. Male. Place of Birth: Peebles, Peeblesshire. Place of Death: St. Andrews, Fife. Place of interment: St. Regulus Chapel...

4/26/2014 6/10/2014

6TH BARONET Sir George Clerk, 6th Baronet A grandnephew George, became the 6th Baronet at the age of 11 in 1798. The Rt. Hon. Sir George Clerk, as he became, had an active parliamentary career. Sir...

1/5/2009 6/1/2014

Biographical Summary "Ninth Earl of Kintore (1852-1930), governor, was born on 12 August 1852 at Sixmount House, near Edinburgh, eldest son of Francis Alexander, 8th Earl of Kintore (1828-1880) and h...

4/10/2009 5/7/2014

Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (15 August 1771 – 21 September 1832) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright, and poet, popular throughout much of the world during his time. Scott was the...

7/28/2007 3/22/2014

James Clerk Maxwell MP (1831 - 1879)

James Clerk Maxwell FRS FRSE (13 June 1831 – 5 November 1879) was a Scottish mathematical physicist. His most prominent achievement was to formulate a set of equations that describe electricit...

6/14/2009 2/2/2014

Sir George Taylor (1904 - 1993)

Biographical Summary TAYLOR, SIR GEORGE . 15/02/1904-13/11/1993. Ref: 3027. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1962). Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of Death: Dunbar, East Lothian. ...

2/2/2014 2/2/2014

Biographical Summary MCGRIGOR (MACGREGOR), SIR JAMES, Bart. 09/04/1771-02/04/1858. Ref: 955. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1814), 1st Baronet (1830), KCB(1850). Place of Birth: Crom...

1/30/2014 1/30/2014

Marianne, married William Fullarton in Ayrshire, Colonel of the 101st Foot, and M.P. for that county. He was appointed Governor of Trinadad, 29th June, 1802, and died at London, 13th February, 1808, le...

5/29/2013 1/29/2014

Rt. Hon. Walter Elliot was the son of William Elliot. He married Katharine Tennant, Baroness Elliot of Harwood, daughter of Sir Charles Tennant of The Glen, 1st Bt. and Marguerite Agaranthe Miles, on...

7/14/2011 1/29/2014

Biographical Summary HAMILTON, FORMERLY BUCHANAN, FRANCIS (HAMILTON) . 15/02/1762-15/06/1829. Ref: 679. Male. Titles and British Honours: DL Perthshire (1826). Place of Birth: Branziet,Callande...

7/29/2012 1/29/2014

Sir John Henry Gaddum (1900 - 1965)

Biographical Summary Gaddum, Sir John Henry . 31/03/1900-30/06/1965. Ref: 3385. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1964). Place of Birth: Bowden,Hale, Cheshire. Place of Death: Cambri...

3/17/2009 1/28/2014

Robert Ferguson of Raith (1769 - 1840)

Ferguson was born into an extremely wealthy Scottish family at Raith, the family estate in Fifeshire. In 1783, the mathematician John Playfair (1748-1818), who in 1802 was to defend James Hutton’...

7/26/2013 1/28/2014

Biographical Summary FELLOWES, SIR JAMES . ?-30/12/1857. Ref: 515. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1809). Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of Death: Havant, Hampshire. Profession:...

10/4/2012 1/27/2014

George Buchanan (c.1790 - 1852)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary George Buchanan FRSE FRSSA (c. 1790, Montrose – 30 October 1852) was a Scottish civil engineer and land surveyor who worked primarily on bridges and harbours. He...

1/27/2014 1/27/2014

Biographical Summary EWING, SIR JAMES ALFRED . 27/03/1855-07/01/1935. Ref: 506. Male. Titles and British Honours: CB(1907), KCB(1911). Place of Birth: Dundee, Angus. Place of Death: Cambridge...

1/26/2014 1/26/2014

Biographical Summary DRUMMOND OF LOGIEALMOND, SIR WILLIAM JAMES CHARLES MARIA . ?-29/03/1828. Ref: 448. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1803), PC(1801). Place of Birth: Perthshire. ...

7/23/2012 1/26/2014

Arthur Connell (1794 - 1863)

Biographical Summary CONNELL, ARTHUR . 30/11/1794-31/10/1863. Ref: 342. Male. Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of Death: St Andrews, Fife. Profession: Advocate, Chemist. Appointments Held: ...

1/26/2014 1/26/2014

Biographical Summary BROWNE, WILLIAM ALEXANDER FRANCIS . ?-02/03/1885. Ref: 218. Male. Place of Birth: Nr. Stirling. Place of Death: Dumfries. Profession: Alienist. Appointments Held: Medic...

4/25/2011 1/24/2014

Biographical Summary BROWNE, WILLIAM ALEXANDER FRANCIS BALFOUR- . 27/12/1874-28/09/1967. Ref: 2229. Male. Place of Birth: 16 Ebury Street, London. Place of Death: Edinburgh. Profession: Zoolo...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

Biographical Summary BROWNE, SIR JAMES CRICHTON- . 29/11/1840-31/01/1938. Ref: 217. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1886). Place of Birth: 3 St John's Hill, Edinburgh. Place of Death...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

Biographical Summary BROMHEAD, SIR EDWARD FFRENCH, Bart. 26/03/1789-14/03/1855. Ref: 200. Male. Titles and British Honours: 2nd Baronet Bromhead. Profession: Mathematician. Appointments Held:...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

Matthew Boulton MP (1728 - 1809)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Matthew Boulton FRS (3 September 1728 – 17 August 1809) was an English manufacturer and business partner of Scottish engineer James Watt. In the final quarter of...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

Beriah Botfield (1807 - 1863)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Beriah Botfield (5 March 1807–7 August 1863) was a British Member of Parliament representing Ludlow in Shropshire. He was also a Conservative Party politician. ...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

George Jospeh Bell (1770 - 1843)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary George Joseph Bell FRSE (26 March 1770 – 23 September 1843) was a Scottish advocate and legal scholar. From 1822 to 1843 he was Professor of Scots Law at the Uni...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

Charles Bell MP (1774 - 1842)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir Charles Bell KH FRS FRSE FRCSE MWS (12 November 1774 – 28 April 1842) was a Scottish surgeon, anatomist, neurologist and philosophical theologian. His thre...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

Robert Scott Mylne (1854 - 1920)

Biographical Summary MYLNE, ROBERT SCOTT . ?-23/11/1920. Ref: 2143. Male. Titles and British Honours: Rev. Place of Death: Great Amwell, Ware, Hertfordshire. Profession: Minister of Religion....

1/23/2014 1/23/2014

Robert William Mylne (1817 - 1890)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Robert William Mylne, FRS (14 June 1817 – 2 July 1890) was a British architect, civil engineer and geologist. He was born in Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, the son...

1/23/2014 1/23/2014

Matthew Baillie, MD, FRS (1761 - 1823)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Matthew Baillie (27 October 1761, Shotts Manse, Lanarkshire, Scotland – 23 September 1823, Duntisbourne, Gloucestershire, England) was a Scottish physician and p...

1/22/2014 1/22/2014

John James Audubon MP (1785 - 1851)

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John James Audubon (April 26, 1785 – January 27, 1851) was a French-American ornithologist, naturalist, hunter, and painter. He painted, catalogued, and described the birds of North America in a...

4/21/2011 1/22/2014

Thomas Astle (1735 - 1803)

Biographical Summary ASTLE, THOMAS . 22/12/1735-01/12/1803. Ref: 77. Male. Place of Birth: Yoxall, Staffordshire. Place of Death: Battersea Rise, London. Profession: Antiquary, Palaeographer....

3/11/2013 1/22/2014

Biographical Summary Steuart (Stewart) of Allanton and Touch, Sir Henry M. Seton, Bart. 20/10/1759-11/03/1836. Ref: 1432. Male. Titles and British Honours: 1st Baronet of Allanton(1814). Place ...

3/8/2012 1/21/2014

Henry Adolph Salvesen (1860 - 1924)

Biographical Summary SALVESEN, HENRY ADOLPH . 05/06/1860-13/05/1924. Ref: 2694. Male. Titles and British Honours: DL. Place of Birth: Weedingshall,Polmont,Stirlingshire. Place of Death: Latha...

1/17/2014 1/17/2014

Biographical Summary SALVESEN, LORD SALVESEN, EDWARD THEODORE . 20/07/1857-23/02/1942. Ref: 2539. Male. Titles and British Honours: Rt Hon PC(1922). Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Profession: Adv...

1/17/2014 1/17/2014

Biographical Summary WYLD OF GILSTON, ROBERT STODART . 16/04/1808-29/10/1893. Ref: 1638. Male. Profession: Writer to the Signet. Appointments Held: WS 1833. Postgraduate Studies: LL.D. Publ...

1/16/2014 1/16/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary James Lorimer (4 November 1818 – 13 February 1890) was a Scottish advocate and professor of public law. Life Lorimer was born in Aberdalgie in Perthshire. ...

1/16/2014 1/16/2014

Biographical Summary SMITH OF JORDANHILL, JAMES PARKER . 30/08/1854-30/04/1929. Ref: 2632. Male. Titles and British Honours: Rt Hon, PC(1904). Place of Birth: London. Place of Death: Brooks's...

1/16/2014 1/16/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary SMITH OF JORDANHILL, ARCHIBALD . 10/08/1813-26/12/1872. Ref: 1381. Male. Place of Birth: Greenhead, Glasgow. Profession: Barrister-at-Law, Mathematician. Appoin...

1/16/2014 1/16/2014

Biographical Summary SMITH OF JORDANHILL, JAMES . 15/08/1782-17/01/1867. Ref: 1388. Male. Place of Birth: Jordanhill, Glasgow. Place of Death: Jordanhill, Glasgow. Profession: Merchant, Geolo...

1/16/2014 1/16/2014

William Euing (1788 - 1874)

Biographical Summary EUING (EWING), WILLIAM . 20/05/1788-16/05/1874. Ref: 501. Male. Place of Birth: Partick, Glasgow. Profession: Insurance Broker, Philanthropist. Appointments Held: Partner...

1/16/2014 1/16/2014

James Rennell MP (1742 - 1830)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Major James Rennell , FRS (3 December 1742 – 29 March 1830) was an English geographer, historian and a pioneer of oceanography. Early life Rennell was born n...

1/15/2014 1/15/2014

Biographical Summary PATRICK OF TREARNE & HESSILHEAD, JOHN SHEDDEN. ?-10/10/1844. Ref: 1188. Male. Profession: Landowner. Marital Status: Married (1836) Robina Jane Lee. Mother: Harriet Gardi...

1/15/2014 1/15/2014

James Walker (1781 - 1862)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary James Walker , FRS, (14 September 1781 – 8 October 1862) was an influential Scottish civil engineer of the first half of the 19th century. Walker was born in F...

1/14/2014 1/14/2014

Biographical Summary BATEMAN, JOHN FREDERIC LA TROBE- . 30/05/1810-10/06/1889. Ref: 115. Male. Place of Birth: Lower Wyke, near Halifax, Yorkshire. Place of Death: Moor Park, Farnham, Surrey. ...

3/13/2013 1/14/2014

Biographical Summary Ramsay (formerly Burnett), Edward Bannerman . 31/01/1793-27/12/1872. Ref: 1237. Male. Titles and British Honours: Rev. Dean. Place of Birth: Aberdeen. Place of Death: Edi...

12/6/2009 1/6/2014

Sir David Brewster MP (1781 - 1868)

Biographical Summary BREWSTER, SIR DAVID . 11/12/1781-10/02/1868. Ref: 195. Male. Titles and British Honours: KH(1832). Place of Birth: Canongate, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire. Place of Death: All...

1/5/2014 1/5/2014

Biographical Summary ROBERTSON, DOUGLAS MORAY COOPER LAMB ARGYLL . ?-03/01/1909. Ref: 1273. Male. Place of Birth: Edinburgh. Place of Death: Gondal, India. Place of interment: Cremated on ban...

1/4/2014 1/4/2014

John Argyll Robertson (1800 - 1855)

Biographical Summary ROBERTSON, JOHN ARGYLL . ?-07/01/1855. Ref: 1282. Male. Place of Death: Rose Park, St Andrews, Fife. Profession: Ophthalmic Surgeon. Appointments Held: 1830 Lectured in s...

1/4/2014 1/4/2014

Biographical Summary MURRAY, 5TH EARL OF DUNMORE, GEORGE . 30/04/1762-11/11/1836. Ref: 1013. Male. Titles and British Honours: 5th Earl of Dunmore, Baron Dunmore of Dunmore (1831). Place of Dea...

11/27/2008 12/19/2013

Biographical Summary CRAWFORD, THOMAS JACKSON . ?-11/10/1875. Ref: 367. Male. Titles and British Honours: Very Rev. Place of Birth: St Andrews, Fife. Place of Death: Genoa, Italy. Professio...

12/9/2013 12/9/2013

Biographical Summary GUTHRIE, LORD GUTHRIE, CHARLES JOHN . 04/04/1849-28/04/1920. Ref: 2530. Male. Titles and British Honours: The Hon. Profession: Advocate. Appointments Held: Advocate 1875;...

9/10/2013 12/8/2013

Rev. Thomas Guthrie MP (1803 - 1873)

Biographical Summary GUTHRIE, THOMAS . 12/07/1803-24/02/1873. Ref: 657. Male. Titles and British Honours: Very Rev. Place of Birth: Brechin, Angus. Place of Death: St Leonard's-on-Sea, Susex....

9/10/2013 12/8/2013

William Henry Playfair (1789 - 1857)

Biographical Summary PLAYFAIR, WILLIAM HENRY . ?-19/03/1857. Ref: 1213. Male. Place of Birth: Russell Square,London. Place of Death: Edinburgh. Place of interment: Dean Cemy. Edinburgh. Pro...

12/7/2013 12/7/2013