Charles Blackwell Scotland Jamaica

Biography of Charles Blackwell

Charles Blackwell matriculated at the University of Glasgow in 1735, shortly after his brother, George.

Blackwell was the son of Reverend Dr Thomas Blackwell, Principal of Marischal College, Aberdeen.

He went on to graduate MD from King's College, Aberdeen in 1743, and went to Jamaica.


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)


Charles Blackwell
Born 1720.
GU Degree: Arts, 1735;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1735
Record last updated: 6th May 2014

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, No Region
Place of Birth

Jamaica Jamaica, No Region

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student