James Anthony Hamilton Ireland

Biography of James Anthony Hamilton

James Anthony Hamilton graduated MB ChB from the University in 1919. He was born in 1892 in Ballygeary near Cushendun, County Antrim. His father, John, was a farmer and lighthouse keeper.

Hamilton came to Glasgow to study Medicine in 1914, graduating on 4 April 1919. After graduation he returned to County Antrim.


Archival Materials

  • DC183/11/52 General Council Register
  • MED5/2/11
  • R3/1/1 Register of dates of birth of graduates Vols.II 1881-1915


James Anthony Hamilton
Born 28 March 1892.
GU Degree: MB ChB, 1919; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1919
Record last updated: 18th Dec 2013

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Ireland Ireland, County Antrim
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