03: Robert E. Murray

REVEREND ROBERT ELLIOT MURRAY 1843-1894

M6_Murray_portraitROBERT ELLIOT MURRAY, born Langcoat, Eddleston, 1814, son of John M. and Jane Elliot, and brother of James M., min. of Old Cumnock : educ. at Eddleston School and Univ. of Edinburgh ; licen. by Presb. of Peebles 26th July 1842 ; pres. by John, second Marquess of Bute ; ord. 10th Aug. 1843 ; died unmarr. 26th Nov. 1894. Publications Two Chapters on Miracles (Edinburgh, 1863); The Scriptural Doctrine of Repentance unto Life (Glasgow) ; The Day-Spring from on high (Edinburgh, 1871 ; 2nd ed., 1881).[Modern Scottish Poets, iii., 155.]