The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Renton, Hon’ble Mr. Justice, A. Wood
Renton, Hon’ble Mr. Justice, A. Wood, M.A., L.L.B., Chief Justice, Suprenie Court, Ceylon; b. 1861; s. of Rev. John Renton; educ: Glasgow Academy, and Edinburgh University; won the Rectorial prize; called to Bar, 1885; appointed Puisne Judge, Supreme Court, Mauritius, 1901; Judge, Supreme Court, Ceylon, 1905. Publications: “Law and Practice of Lunacy”, etc. Address: Colombo, Ceylon; also No. 1, Garden Court Temple, E.C.