Rev. Dr. James Robert Mitford Mitchell 1890

  • 1843 – Born Inverness
  • Educated Inverness Academy
  • 1861 – Merchiston Castle University of Edinburgh B.A.
  • 1862 – M.A.
  • 1866 – Trinity College Cambridge B.A.
  • 1868 – Ordained Kirkmichael, Dumfries
  • 1875 – Translated Paisley Abbey
  • 1876 – 22nd November   Married Agnes Dobie
  • 1878 – Translated West St Nicholas
  • 1888 – Chaplain to Queen Victoria until 1901
  • 1895 – Demitted Office
  • 1898 – Convener of General Assembly’s Colonial Committee until 1909
  • 1901 – Chaplain to King Edward VII until 1910
  • 1907 – Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland
  • 1914 – Died

Memorial Plaque for Very Rev Dr James Robert Mitford Mitchell, 19th Patron to the Seven Incorporated Trades, on the South wall of the West Kirk of St Nicholas.