Paton, Herbert James [Hamish]
- Stuart Brown
Paton, Herbert James [Hamish] (1887–1969), philosopher, was born in Abernethy, Perthshire, on 30 March 1887, one of twins born to William Macalister Paton, a Free Church minister, and Jean Robertson Millar. Both parents were Scottish. After the family moved to Glasgow, Hamish was educated at the high school and subsequently at the ...