- 29 January 1802
Longforgan, Perthshire, Scotland
- 30 January 1881
Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Presbyterian clergyman and theologian
View the full biographical record by clicking on the Australian Dictionary of Biography link under References below.
- Chambers, Don, 'Cairns, Adam (1802-1881)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography, online edition, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A030305b.htm. Details