Elena Gill Spain Scotland

Biography of Elena Gill

Elena Gill graduated MBChB from the University in 1925 and DPH in 1927. She was born in 1902 in Santander, daughter of William Nelson, who was a partner of Gill, Goodfellow and Company: Engineers, Ironfounders, Machine Tool Makers and Machinery Merchants based in Govan, Glasgow.

Elena enrolled at the University in the summer session of 1920, aged 17, to study Medicine. Upon graduation, Gill remained in Glasgow working Doctor of Public Health.


Printed Materials

  • The Medical Directory 1947, p.1701

Archival Materials

  • MED5/2/16 Graduate Schedule Medical Ordinance


Elena Gill
Born 11 July 1902.
Died 27 September 1994.
GU Degree: MBChB, 1925; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 19th Jul 2013

Country Associations

Spain Spain, santander
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Lanarkshire
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Graduate