Henry Middleton Scotland Spain

Biography of Henry Middleton

Henry Middleton matriculated at the University in 1749. He was the son of George Middleton, of Seaton, Aberdeen.

Middleton became a Lieutenant in the Royal Navy. He died at Gibraltar around 1757, aged 19, and was commemorated by an lengthy Elegy in the Scots Magazine of 1757.


Other Online Resources

  • Scots Magazine 1757, p.153

Archival Materials

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


Henry Middleton
Born 1738.
Died 1757.
GU Degree: Arts, 1749;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: military
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1749
Record last updated: 29th Apr 2014

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Aberdeen, Seaton
Place of Birth

Spain Spain, Gibraltar
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student