Rev. Dr. George Campbell 1783

  • 1719 – Born on 25th December  in Aberdeen (Father Rev Colin Campbell)
  • Educated at Aberdeen Grammar School
  • 1738 – Gained MA at King’s College, Aberdeen
  • 1741 – Apprentice to Writer to the Signet in Edinburgh
  • 1746 – Licensed by the Presbytery at Aberdeen
  • 1748– Minister at Banchory Ternan
  • 1757 – Minister at East St Nicholas, Aberdeen
  • 1759 – Principal at Marischal College until 1796
  • 1764 – Gained Doctor of Divinity at Kings College, Aberdeen
  • 1771 – Minister at Greyfriars, Aberdeen
  • 1771 – Professor of Divinity until 1795
  • 1783 – Appointed 10th Patron to the Seven Incorporated Trades of Aberdeen
  • 1776 – Died