Clerk Alexander Allan 1815

  • Son of Alexander Allan, brick and tile manufacturer, Old Aberdeen.
  • 1806 – Education: M.A., Marischal College
  • App. to Alexander Crombie
  • 1815 – Joint Legal Assessor and Clerk to the. Incorporated Trades of Aberdeen
  • Prominent Freemason.
  • 1814 – Admitted 29th December, as a Guild burgess of Aberdeen
  • 1823 – Admitted April, as a honorary burgess of Old Aberdeen
  • 1824 – Married at Burnside, 7th October
  • Went to Canada, where acted as District Superintendent of Schools, which voided 1st January, 1850, through the abolition of the office.
  • Subsequently was Superintendent of Schools for Township of Waterloo and Woolwich, as also Town Clerk of Preston, Canada.
  • 1855 – Died, at Preston, Canada, 16th July