Thomas Alexander Dempsey Spain Scotland

Biography of Thomas Alexander Dempsey

Thomas Alexander Dempsey was born in Rio Tinto, Huelva, where his father, Alexander Williamson, was a manager of grocery and drapery stores during the mining boom. Dempsey came to the University to study Medicine during the summer session of 1920, aged 20, taking the courses of Botany and Physics.


Archival Materials

  • R8/5/40/12 Matriculation Slip, Summer 1920, Men & Women A - Z


Thomas Alexander Dempsey
Born 1900.
GU Degree: Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, 1920;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Medical student at the University of Glasgow
Spanish; Castilian snippet: Estudiante espaƱol de medicina en la universidad de Glasgow.
Record last updated: 12th Dec 2012

Country Associations

Spain Spain, Huelva, Rio Tinto
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Lanarkshire, Glasgow

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student