Robert Machray Religious Leader

Robert machray

Robert Machray (May 17, 1831 - March 9, 1904) was a Church of England clergyman and missionary and the first Primate of the Church of England in Canada. Born in Scotland, Machray was educated at King's College, University of Aberdeen and Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, where he studied mathematics, philosophy and theology. He was ordained in the Church of England in 1855 and served parishes in that country, as well as serving as dean of his alma mater at Cambridge. In 1865 he became bishop of the Ecclesiastical Province of Rupert's Land (in Canada) becoming archbishop in 1875. At the first General Synod of Canadian Anglicans in 1893 he was unanimously elected the first "Primate of All Canada" serving in that post until his death. In 1893, he was appointed Prelate of the Order of St Michael and St George. He is honoured in the Calendar of Saints of the Anglican Church of Canada with a feast day on March 10.

Personal details

Date of birth
May 17th, 1831
Nationality
Canada
Date of death
March 9th, 1904 at age of 72
Religion
Anglicanism

Education

1. University of Aberdeen Colleges/University

The University of Aberdeen is a university located in Aberdeen, Scotland. Founded in 1495, it is an ancient university and Scotland's third-oldest (following the University of St. Andrews and the University of Glasgow). It is the fifth oldest in the English-speaking world. Its current form is the result of a merger in 1860 of King's College, founded in 1495 in Old Aberdeen and Marischal College, founded in 1593 in what is now Aberdeen city centre.

Type Public university
Endowment
2013. 33.6 mil. £
2010. 26.4 mil. £
Institution colors
Founded
1495
Headquarters
King's College, AB24 3FX - Aberdeen, Aberdeen
Undergraduates
2013. 10,831
2010. 10,641
Postgraduates
2013. 2,366
2010. 2,710
Local tuition
2013. 1.82 K £
Official web page www.abdn.ac.uk
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended University of Aberdeen connected by profession and/or age

b. 1632., Religious Leader
b. 1643., Religious Leader
b. 1527., Religious Leader
b. 1616., Religious Leader
b. 1817., Religious Leader
b. 1604., Religious Leader
b. 1647., Religious Leader
Religious Leader

2. Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge Colleges/University

Sidney Sussex College (often referred to informally as "Sidney") is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in England.

Endowment
2010. 542 K £
Institution colors
Headquarters
Sidney Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Undergraduates
2009. 380
Postgraduates
2009. 135
Acceptance rate
2010. 22.0 %
Local tuition
2012. 9 K £
Official web page www.sid.cam.ac.uk
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge connected by profession and/or age

b. 1845., Religious Leader
b. 1933., Religious Leader
b. 1604., Scientist
b. 1903., Academic
b. 1973., Journalist
b. 1594., Writer
b. 1912., Civil engineer
b. 1936., Mathematician

3. King's College, Aberdeen Colleges/University

King's College in Old Aberdeen, Scotland is a formerly independent university founded in 1495 and an integral part of the University of Aberdeen. Its historic buildings are the centrepiece of the University of Aberdeen's Old Aberdeen campus, often known as the King's or King's College campus.

Endowment
2009. 26.4 mil. €
Headquarters
AB24 3FX - Aberdeen
Undergraduates
2009. 10,641
Postgraduates
2009. 2,710
Local tuition
2011. 1.82 K €
Wikipedia article

People attended King's College, Aberdeen connected by profession and/or age

b. 1616., Religious Leader
b. 1827., Academic
b. 1733., Writer
b. 1740., Clergy
b. 1718., Military Person
b. 1590., Author
b. 1857., Chivalric Order Member

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