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James MOFFATT

Male 1870 - 1944  (73 years)


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  • Name James MOFFATT 
    Gender Male 
    Born 4 July 1870  Milton, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • IGI
    Census 1871  26 Burnbank Garden Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  7 Comely Bank, Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1891  18 Burnbank Gardens, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1912  Mansfield College, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1915  Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1927  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 27 June 1944  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14683  Clan Moffat UK
    Last Modified 25 October 2017 

    Father George MOFFATT,   b. 1840, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Isabella Simpson MORTON,   b. 22 February 1844, Dunbar, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2843  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Mary REITH,   b. 10 April 1865, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 29 September 1896  Ince College Church, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO-Edinburgh 2, 196
    Children 
     1. George Stewart MOFFAT,   b. 1898, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. J B MOFFAT,   b. about 1901, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Eric MOFFAT,   b. 1903, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Archibald Reith MOFFAT,   b. about 1905, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1985  (Age ~ 80 years)
    Family ID F6730  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Theologian. Ordained minister of United Free Church of Scotland, 1896. Professor of Greek, Oxford, 1912-15. Professor of Church History, Glasgow, 1915-27; New York, 1927-38. Translated the Moffatt New Testament, 1913, and Old Testament, 1924. See Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.


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