Mary Simpson India Scotland Ireland

Biography of Mary Simpson

Mary Simpson graduated MA from the University in 1900. She was born in Bombay (Mumbai), India, daughter of William a mill manager.

In 1909 Mary married Thomas Osborne Glen, an HM Customs and Excise Officer, in Crosshill, Glasgow. They lived in Wantage, Berkshire.


Archival Materials

  • College Courant, No15, 1955, p.65
  • R12/01/0079
  • University of Glasgow Archives Overseas Database


Mary Simpson
Born 24 April 1878.
Died 5 July 1955.
GU Degree: MA, 1900; Arts,
University Link: Graduate
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 20th Nov 2013

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India India, Mumbai
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Scotland Scotland, Glasgow
Place of Death

Ireland Ireland, Westport

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