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CodeNA11192
Dates1838-1911
Person NameMacLeod; Norman (1838-1911); Reverend; minister of the Church of Scotland
SurnameMacLeod
ForenamesNorman
TitleReverend
Epithetminister of the Church of Scotland
ActivityReverend Norman MacLeod (1838-1911) was born on 7th June 1838, the eldest son of John MacLeod, minister of Morven, Presbytery of Mull, Synod of Argyll. He was educated at home and at the University of Glasgow. He was licensed by the Presbytery of Mull in 1860 and ordained to St Columba's, Glasgow in 1862. From 1868 to 1875 he was minister of Blair-Atholl, Presbytery of Dunkeld, Synod of Perth and Stirling, and subsequently transferred to St Stephen's, Edinburgh, Synod of Lothian and Tweeddale. From that charge he was then transferred to the first charge, Inverness in the Presbytery of Inverness, Synod of Moray, in 1890. He was appointed depute-clerk of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 1894 and principal clerk in 1907. He was elected Moderator of the General Assembly in 1900 and demitted in 1906. He married Helen Augusta (d 1914), daughter of John Colquhoun and died on the 11th December 1911.
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