Lindsay, Wallace Martin (1858–1937), classical scholar, was born at Pittenweem, Fife, on 12 February 1858, the fourth and youngest son of Alexander Lindsay, Free Church minister there, and his wife, Susan Irvine, née Martin, and brother of Thomas Martin Lindsay (1843–1914). From Edinburgh Academy...
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Mackail, John William (1859–1945), classical scholar, literary critic, and poet, was born at Ascog in the parish of Kingarth, Isle of Bute, on 26 August 1859, the only son and second child of the Revd John Mackail, a Free Church minister who, after service in ...