James Buchanan McIsaac Canada England

Biography of James Buchanan McIsaac

James Buchanan McIsaac graduated MA from the University of Glasgow in 1867, followed a year later by his brother, Colin, who graduated MA in 1868.

James was born at Lochiel, Glengarry County, Ontario, son of John McIsaac.

McIssac was a probationer of the Church of Scotland from 1868-75; assistant headmaster at Bishop Storford, Hertfordshire, from 1875-82; and headaster at the High School for Boys, Bury, Lancashire from 1883.


Archival Materials

  • Addison, W. Innes, A Roll of the Graduates of the University of Glasgow from 31st December, 1727 to 31st Decmeber, 1897, with short biographical notes, Glasgow : J. MacLehose & Sons, 1898.


James Buchanan McIsaac
Born 1844.
GU Degree: MA, 1867;
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: educators
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow, 1867
Record last updated: 31st Jul 2013

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