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us: Crockett, S. R. (Samuel Rutherford), 1859-1914

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  • Fuller Name

    • Samuel Rutherford
  • Variants

    • us: Crockett, Samuel Rutherford, 1859-1914
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18590924Oxford DNB online, viewed 18 June 2014
    • Death Date

        19140416Oxford DNB online, viewed 18 June 2014
    • Birth Date

        18600824Who's who 2014 & Who was who online, viewed 18 June 2014
    • Death Date

        19140421Who's who 2014 & Who was who online, viewed 18 June 2014
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Balmaghie (Scotland)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Tarascon (Bouches-du-Rhône, France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Castle Douglas (Scotland)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Kirkcudbrightshire (Scotland)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Galloway (Scotland)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Free Church of Scotland
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    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

          (lcsh) Fiction
            (lcsh) Short stories
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Clergy
                (lcsh) Novelists
                  (lcsh) Authors
              • Earlier Established Forms

                  Crockett, Samuel Rutherford, 1860-1914
              • Sources

                • found: His The black Douglas, 1899: t.p. (S.R. Crockett)
                • found: The black Douglas, 2014: t.p. (S.R. Crockett; The Galloway Collection) p. 384 (Samuel Rutherford Crockett; b. in Balmaghie on Sept. 24th 1859; his family moved to Castle Douglas in 1867; gained a Galloway bursary to Edinburgh University in 1876; had articles and short stories/sketches published in a wide range of contemporary magazines; published on average 2 novels a year; travelled abroad extensively and became a Free Church minister in 1886; gave up the ministry to concentrate on his writing in 1895; d. on Apr. 16th 1914 in France)
                • found: Crockett and grey Galloway, 1907: p. 9 (Samuel Rutherford Crockett was b. at the farm of Little Duchrae ... in the parish of Balmaghie, Kirkcudbrightshire on the 24th of Sept. 1859) p. 130-131 (lists Crockett's novels in order of publication)
                • found: The life and work of Samuel Rutherford Crockett, 1989: p. 1 (Minister of the Gospel and novelist, born at Duchranein this parish on 24th Sept. 1859; d. at Tarascon, France on 16th Apr. 1914)
              • LC Classification

                • PR4518.C3
              • Change Notes

                • 1980-04-23: new
                • 2014-07-28: revised
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