William Goold Scotland Belize

Biography of William Goold

William Goold matriculated at the University in 1789 to study Arts. He was born in Glasgow, the eldest son of William, a musician.

According to Addison, he became Lieutenant William Goold of the 5th West India Regiment. He died at Belize in the Bay of Honduras on 11 May 1801.


Other Online Resources

  • The Scots Magazine, Vol.64

Archival Materials

  • W Innes Addison, The Matriculation Albums of the University of Glasgow from 1728 to 1858 (Glasgow, 1913)


William Goold
Born 1773.
Died 11 May 1801.
GU Degree: Arts, 1789;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1789
Record last updated: 17th Mar 2014

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Glasgow
Place of Birth

Belize Belize, No Region
Place of Death

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University Roles

  • Student