John Patton Ireland Northern Ireland

Biography of John Patton

John Patton graduated MB ChB from the University in 1899. He was born in 1872 in Tullyfern in County Donegal, where his father, John, was a farmer.

Patton came to Glasgow in 1982 to study Medicine and lived at 4 Highburgh Road. He graduated on 20 July 1899 with an especially high mark in Clinical Medicine. After graduating returned to Ireland, where he was medical officer for almost forty years at Ederney in County Fermanagh.


Other Online Resources

Archival Materials

  • MED 5/2/6
  • DC183/11/52
  • R3/1/1 Register of dates of birth of graduates Vols.I-III 1881-1915
  • R8/5/18/7 Matriculation Slip 1897-1898 Men N - R


John Patton
Born 24 August 1872.
Died 13 December 1948.
GU Degree: MB ChB, 1899; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Medical Graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1899
Record last updated: 17th Dec 2013

Country Associations

Ireland Ireland, Donegal, Tullyfern
Place of Birth

Northern Ireland Northern Ireland, FERMANAGH, Ederney
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