George Raymond Murison b.11th Oct 1854 at Hope Cottage,Brucklay,New Deer.

d.12thFeb 1931 The manse Stenness orkney

married Jane Moir Irvine (b.1869-Stenness,Orkney m.9/9/1890 d.1946-Aberdeen)

 

Rev. George Raymond Murison - Attended the Grammar School. Was ordained by the Cairston Presbytery of the Church of Scotland to Stenness, and laboured as pastor there until the time of his death.  Was clerk to the presbytery and also to the Synod.  After the Union, was appointed joint clerk to the Orkney Presbytery.  Took a prominent part in educational affairs.  Was chairman of the old School Board of Stenness, and was the first chairman of the Orkney Education Authority.  In recognition of his distinguished public services, the degree of D.D. was conferred on him by his Alma Mater. (Aberdeen University Review,  Roll of Graduates, Vol. XVIII, Pgs. 190 and 861)

Source Terri Batt



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