Richard Horace Gibbs Australia

Biography of Richard Horace Gibbs

Richard Horace Gibbs studied at the University of Glasgow over two years from summer 1884 to academic session 1884-1885. He was born in Melbourne, Australia, son of Richard, the General Registrar and Registrar of Titles in Melbourne.

Gibbs enrolled at the University in the summer session of 1884, aged 21, where he took classes in Botany, Zoology and Practical Chemistry, for which he was awarded a Second Class Certificate. In session 1884-85, he took classes in Junior and Senior Anatomy and Physiology.


Archival Materials

  • R7/3/2 Glasgow University Prize Index 1863-1897
  • R8/5/5/4 Matriculation Slips for Session 1884-1885 G-J
  • SEN10/26 University Calendar 1884 p. 258


Richard Horace Gibbs
Born 1863.
GU Degree: Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, 1884-85;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Medical student at the University of Glasgow in session 1884-1885
Record last updated: 10th Dec 2013

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Australia Australia, Victoria, Merbourne
Place of Birth

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  • Student