Rev. Sir. George Adam Smith 1924

Rev George Adam Smith
  • 1856 – Born in Calcutta
  • Educated Royal High School, Edinburgh
  • 1874 – University of Edinburgh M.A.
  • 1874 – D.D.
  • 1880 – Taught at the Free Church College, Aberdeen
  • 1883 – LLD.
  • 1881 – Temporary teacher of Old Testament, Aberdeen Free Church College
  • 1882 – Ordained and Inducted to Queen’s Cross Free Church, Aberdeen
  • 1892 – Appointed Professor of Old Testament, Glasgow Free Church College
  • 1909 – Appointed Principal and Vice Chancellor Aberdeen University
  • 1916 – Knighted
  • 1916 – Moderator of the United Free Church General Assembly
  • 1933 – Chaplain to the King in Scotland
  • 1942 – Died