On This Day: 24th of August

On this day in 1888:

Queen Victoria's Visit to Queen Margaret College
Queen Victoria Queen Victoria visited Queen Margaret College. She was presented with an address by Mrs Jessie Campbell of Tullichewan.

Births and Deaths

Thomas Muir Matriculation 1777,  GUA26678 p.145 On this day in 1765
Thomas Muir was born.

On this day in 1860
Walter Hay was born.

On this day in 1864
Angus MacDonald was born.

On this day in 1859
Thomas McKean was born.

On this day in 1857
William Thomas Nicholson was born.

On this day in 1851
Alexander Munro was born.

On this day in 1869
William Thomson was born.

Malcolm Watson, first matriculation of 1890On this day in 1873
Sir Malcolm Watson was born.

John MacleanOn this day in 1879
John Maclean was born.

On this day in 1878
Daniel Lyall Carmichael was born.

On this day in 1876
John Alister Darroch was born.

On this day in 1884
John Jarvie Dempster was born.

On this day in 1885
Henry Hamilton Green was born.

On this day in 1885
Janet Frew Kellie was born.

On this day in 1889
Ian Duncan Macgregor was born.

On this day in 1887
Joan Dingwall Mackenzie was born.

On this day in 1886
Thomas Baird Maxwell was born.

On this day in 1887
John Stewart was born.

On this day in 1872
John Thomson Tannahill was born.

On this day in 1885
Vynne Borland was born.

On this day in 1891
James Crawford was born.

On this day in 1889
Alexander Michael Morrison was born.

On this day in 1889
John Henry Sowden was born.

On this day in 1872
John Patton was born.

On this day in 1754
Charles Henry Knowles was born.

On this day in 1893
Elizabeth Gibson was born.