William Quarrier

William Quarrier (29 September 1829 – 16 October 1903) was a shoe retailer and philanthropist from Glasgow, Scotland. He was founder of the Orphan Homes of Scotland in Renfrewshire, which later evolved into the social care charity Quarriers.

Personal facts

Birth dateSeptember 29, 1829
Birth place
Inverclyde , Greenock
Date of deathOctober 16, 1903


William Quarrier on Wikipedia

External resources

  1. http://www.quarriers.org.uk