Arthur, Thomas Glen

Person Key: 
ART001
Family Name: 
Arthur
First Name(s): 
Thomas Glen
Birth Year: 
1857
Death Year: 
1907
Biography: 

Thomas Glen Arthur of Garrick House, Ayr was the second son of James Arthur, of Carlung in Ayrshire and Barshaw in Renfrewshire, and Jane second daughter of Thomas Glen of Thornhill in Renfrewshire. He married 26 September 1888, Elizabeth Winthrop, eldest daughter of Sir James Coats, Baronet of Auchendrane in Ayrshire. He was a Justice of the Peace and a Chevalier of The Legion d’honneur. His collection of autograph letters was sold at Sotheby’s 10 April 1893. He died 2 February 1907, and his library was sold at Sotheby’s 15-17 July 1914. His elder brother, Mathew, was created a baronet in 1903.

Sale Dates: 
10 April 1893
15-17 July 1914
Auction House: 
Sotheby's
Biographical Sources: 
Burke’s Peerage and Baronetage. 1911