James Stevenson Scotland Jamaica

Biography of James Stevenson

James Stevenson was the eldest son of Nathaniel Stevenson, a Glasgow merchant. James studied Latin at the University in 1779. He later died in Jamaica, unmarried and 'at an early age'.


Archival Materials

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


James Stevenson
Born 12 March 1767.
GU Degree: Arts, 1779;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1779, died in Jamaica
Record last updated: 26th Mar 2014

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Glasgow
Place of Birth

Jamaica Jamaica, No Region
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student