Hugh Watt (moderator)
Very Rev Principal Hugh Watt (12 December 1879 – 5 September 1968) was a 20th-century Scottish minister and historian. He served as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 1950. He was president of the Scottish Church History Society 1938 to 1941.
He is thought to have studied divinity at Glasgow University and was living in the Bearsden district in 1914 with his wife and first child.
In 1919 he was appointed professor of church history at New College, Edinburgh. He became principal of the college in 1946 and retired in 1950.
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- "The Moderators". www.mayfieldsalisbury.org.