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Adm. pens. at PETERHOUSE, July 8, 1847; sizar Nov. 1847.
S. of [the Rev.] James, of Drumlee, Castlewellan [Presbyterian Minister of Drumlee, Co. Down].
B. Oct. 2, 1827 [at Belfast]. [M.A., Glasgow Univ., 1847.] Matric. Michs. 1847; B.A. (9th Wrangler) 1851; M.A. 1854; D.D. 1881.
Fellow, 1853; Dean, 1856; Bursar, 1861; assistant tutor, 1863; tutor, 1866-76; Master, 1876-1900.
Senior Proctor, 1868-9 and 1876-7; Junior Proctor, 1870-1. Vice-Chancellor, 1881-4. Assistant Master at Liverpool College, 1851-5. Ord. deacon, 1853; priest (Worcester) 1856.
V. of Cherry Hinton, Cambs., 1880-2. University Member of Cambridge Borough Council.
Treasurer of the University Cricket Club, 1884-1900, in the welfare of which he took the greatest interest.
Married, Apr. 5, 1877, Adeline Mary, dau. of the Rev. Evan Edward Rowsell, R. of Hambledon, Surrey.
Took an active part in the restoration of the Hall and Combination Room at Peterhouse, and in similar work at Cherry Hinton Church. 'A man of rare generosity, displayed in endless ways.' Died Oct. 2, 1900, at Peterhouse Lodge.
Brother of William A. (1845).
(T. A. Walker, 493; Boase, VI. 417; Who was Who; Camb.
Review, Oct. 18, 1900; The Times, Oct. 3, 1900.)
|James PORTER |
Approx. lifespan: 18271900
pens. Peterhouse adm1847:07:08
s. of [Rev.] James, of Drumlee, Castlewellan, [Co. Down], [Presbyterian
Minister of: Drumlee, Co. Down ,
[Belfast, [Co. Antrim],
MA Sch: Glasgow University 1847
BA 9 th Wrangler 1851
Senior Proctor: 1868-9, and 1876-7
Junior Proctor: 1870-71
Assistant Master at: : Sch: Liverpool College Liverpool, [Lancashire], 1851-55
Ord. deacon 1853
Ord. priest Worcester 1856
V.: Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire , 1880-82
University Member of: CB, ???, Borough Council [Cambridgeshire],
Treasurer of: : University Cricket Club 1884-1900,in the welfare of which he took the greatest interest.
m. 1877:04:05 Adeline Mary EDWARD dau. of Rev. Evan EDWARD Rowsell, R.: Hambledon, Surrey ,
Took an active part in the restoration of the Hall and Combination Room at Peterhouse, and in similar work at Cherry Hinton Church. "A man of rare generosity, displayed in endless ways."
d. Peterhouse Lodge, Peterhouse 1900:10:02
brother of William A. PORTER (1845)
( T. A. Walker, 493; Boase, VI. 417; Who was Who; Cambridge Rev.iew 1900:10:18; The Times 1900:10:03)
[add:]Portrait, 1897, by Ouless, at Peterhouse [:add]