Young, George Paxton

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(1819-1889)

Born Berwick-on-Tweed; father a Scottish clergyman
Died 26 February 1889
MA, University of Edinburgh (1843)
Trained for the Presbyterian ministry
Came to Canada in 1847; became Minister of Knox Church, Hamilton, 1850
Knox College, Toronto 1853-1864: Mental and Moral Philosophy (1971-1889)
1964: appointed Inspector of the Grammar Schools of the Province
University College 1871-1889: Logic, Metaphysics and Ethics
Mathematician
Muskoka Club

LLD

Gidney, R.D. ‘George Paxton Young,’ Dictionary of Canadian Biography, XI (1881-1890) 942-943

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