Friday, October 9, 2015

9 October 1727 A.D. Arthur Millar Dies—Bishop of Edinburgh and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church

9 October 1727 A.D.  Arthur Millar Dies—Bishop of Edinburgh and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church

 

Arthur Millar


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Arthur Millar was an Anglican bishop in the first third of the 18th century.[1]
Millar was born in 1649 and educated at the University of Aberdeen. He was the incumbent at Dumbarton, Musselburgh then Leith.[2] He was consecrated a college bishop on 22 October 1718 and became Bishop of Edinburgh[3] and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church on 5 May 1727.[4]
He died on 9 October 1727.

References


1.               Jump up^ "The history of the Church of Scotland : from the Reformation to the present time" Thomas,S: London, John Lendrum, 1843

2.               Jump up^ Parish history

3.               Jump up^ Dundee University

4.               Jump up^ ”Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000” Bertie, D.M: Edinburgh T & T Clark ISBN 0-567-08746-8

 
 
 
Preceded by
John Fullarton
Bishop of Edinburgh
May 17127 –Oct 1727
Succeeded by
Andrew Lumsden
         

No comments:

Post a Comment