William Cairo Lockhart Malta England India

Biography of William Cairo Lockhart

William Cairo Lockhart matriculated at the University in 1813, following his brother John Lockhart who had matriculated in 1808.

He was born in Malta, son of William, a magistrate in the British government at Malta.

Lockhart became Lieutenant in the 8th Madras Cavalry. He died at Ascot on 7 August 1821.


Archival Materials

  • Addison, W Innes, The Matriculation Albums of the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1913); Murray, David, Memories of the Old College of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1927)


William Cairo Lockhart
Born 1797.
Died 7 August 1821.
GU Degree: Arts, 1813;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: military
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1813
Record last updated: 24th Apr 2014

Country Associations

Malta Malta, No Region
Place of Birth

England England, Ascot
Place of Death

India India, Chennai

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student