Jane Smith Gardiner United States

Biography of Jane Smith Gardiner

Jane Smith Gardiner graduated from the University of Glasgow with an MA in 1927. She was born on 12 October, 1906 in Portland, Oregon, daughter of John Gardiner, an engineer, who died before she enrolled at the University in 1924.

While at University, Jane studied Latin and French, also taking classes in Geography, Physics and History. Upon graduation in 1927, Gardiner remained in Scotland where she worked as a teacher. She was married in 1928 at Gourock to Alexander Walker, also a teacher.


Archival Materials

  • R4/1/17 Graduate Schedule Year 1927
  • DC183/11/55 General Council Register Year 1930 p. 136
  • R3/1/5 Register of Dates of Birth of Graduates Volume VII
  • R3/2/2 Roll of Graduates 1918 to 1927
  • R8/5/45/14 Matriculation Slips


Jane Smith Gardiner
Born 12 October 1906.
GU Degree: MA, 1927; Arts,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: teachers
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 2nd Apr 2013

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United States United States, Oregon, Portland
Place of Birth

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  • Graduate