Michael Devers Ireland

Biography of Michael Devers

Michael Devers graduated MB ChB from the University in 1917. He was born in 1882 in Clogherny, County Donegal, son of John, a farmer and flax merchant.

Devers enrolled at the University in 1909, aged 27, and lived on West Graham Street while he studied Medicine. He graduated on 21 July 1917, and returned to practise in Ireland. He is registered at Clougherny House, Carndonagh, county Donegal in the 1947 Medical Directory.


Printed Materials

  • British Medical Directory 1947, Vol.II, p.1906

Archival Materials

  • DC183/11/52
  • MED5/2/10
  • R3/1/1 Register of dates of birth of graduates Vols.I-III 1881-1915
  • R8/5/35/2 Matriculation Slip 1914-1915 Men C - D
  • R8/5/36/2 Matriculation Sliip 1915-1916 Men D - H


Michael Devers
Born 15 June 1882.
GU Degree: MB ChB, 1917; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1917
Record last updated: 17th Dec 2013

Country Associations

Ireland Ireland, Donegal, Clogherny
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