He was also a fellow of the Royal Society of London. He was tried by the death of a daughter inand another Mrs. Entering into holy orders he obtained the curacy of Brancepeth, county of Durham, and was subsequently made prebetidary of Sarum. A monument to his memory, with an inscription by Jeffrey, was erected in St.
Alexander Fraser Tytler, Lord Woodhouselee. In he married at Edinburgh Archibald alison essays eldest daughter of the celebrated Dr. Sermons, chiefly on particular occasions. His sermons were much admired, and two volumes, published in —15, went through several editions. He died 17 Mayin his 82nd year.
The congregation having removed to St. He was buried in St. They reached a sixth edition in In his wife died suddenly; and after a severe illness in the same year, attacking lungs already injured by an illness in —6, he gave up active duty.
Having acquired the friendship of the late Sir William Pulteney, he was indebted to him for preferment in the church. Cutlar Fergusson of Craigdarroch. Inon the invitation of Sir William Forbes, baronet, and the vestry of the Episcopal chapel, Cowgate, Edinburgh, he became senior minister of that place of worship.
A Discourse on the Fast Day,8vo. His father, the Rev. Archibald was educated at Glasgow, where he became intimate with Dugald Stewart, and obtained an exhibition to Balliol, matriculating inand taking the degree of LL.
The opinion may have been sincere, but will scarcely be confirmed by modern readers. In he became minister of the episcopal chapel, Cowgate, Edinburgh, thinking that he could give his sons a better education and more independent careers in Scotland.
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