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Porter, William Archer.
Adm. sizar at TRINITY, Apr. 18, 1845. [Eldest] s. of the Rev. James [Minister], of Drumlee, Castlewellan, Co. Down, Ireland. [B. 1825.] [Matric. at Glasgow Univ., 1841.] Migrated to Peterhouse, Oct. 13, 1845.
Matric. Michs. 1845; Scholar, 1847; B.A. (3rd Wrangler) 1849; M.A. 1852.
Fellow of Peterhouse, 1849; tutor, 1855-6. Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, Apr. 25, 1856.
Called to the Bar, Nov. 17, 1859.
Equity Draftsman and Conveyancer.
Principal of Kombakonam College, Madras, 1863-78.
Tutor and Secretary to the Maharajah of Mysore, 1878-85.
Died July 16, 1890, in Edinburgh.
Brother of James (1847).
(T. A. Walker, 486 and MS. note; Scott, MSS.; Law Lists; Inns of Court; Foster, Men at the Bar; Buckland, Dict. of Indian Biog.)
William Archer PORTER
Approx. lifespan: 1825–1890
sizar Trinity College adm1845:04:18
Eldest s. of Rev. James PORTER Minister of Drumlee, Castlewellan, Co. Down , Ireland ,
b. 1825
Matric. at Sch: Glasgow University Glasgow, [Scotland], 1841
Mig. to Peterhouse 1845:10:13
Matric 1845:10MT:
Scholar 1847
BA 3 rd Wrangler 1849
MA 1852
Fellow of: : Peterhouse 1849
Tutor: 1855-56
Adm. Lincoln's Inn: 1856:04:25
Called to the Bar: 1859:11:17
Equity Draftsman and Conveyancer:
Principal of: : Sch: Kombakonam College Kombakonam, ???, Madras , India , 1863-78
Tutor and Sec. to: : Maharajah of Mysore, Karnataka , India , 1878-85
d. Edinburgh, [Scotland], 1890:07:16
brother of James PORTER (1847)
( T. A. Walker, 486 and MS. note ; Scott, MSS.; Law Lists; Inns of Court ; Foster, Men at the Bar ; Buckland, Dict. of Indian Biog .)