1808 – Bonar was born on the 19th of December in Edinburgh.
1843 – He married Jane Catherine Lundie.
1848-1873 – Served as the editor for "The Quarterly journal of Prophecy".
1853 – Earned the Doctor of Divinity degree at the University of Edinburgh Aberdeen.
He entered the Ministry of the Church of Scotland.
1859-1879 – Served for the "Christian Treasury".
1867 – He was moved to Edinburgh to take over the Chalmers Memorial Church.
1869 – Wrote biographies of ministers he had known, including "The Life of the Rev. John Milne of Perth".
1883 – Elected Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland.
1889 – Horatius Bonar died on 31st of May.