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Carmichael, James (1542/3–1628), Church of Scotland minister and scholar, is first recorded as matriculating in the University of St Andrews as a student in St Leonard's College in the session 1560–61. Of his parents and earlier education nothing is known. Among his contemporaries in the university were ...


Rees, Abraham (1743–1825), Presbyterian minister and encyclopaedist, was born at the Old Independent Chapel House at Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire, the second son of Lewis Rees (1710–1800), Independent minister, and his wife, Esther Penry. The family moved in 1759, when his father became Independent minister at ...


Abraham Rees (1743–1825) by John Opie, exh. RA 1796 by permission of Dr Williams's Library