James Somervell Jamaica

Biography of James Somervell

James Somervell matriculated at the University in 1745. He was the son of David Somervell, formerly of Glasgow, who resided in 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)


James Somervell
Born 1730.
GU Degree: Arts, 1745;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1745
Record last updated: 6th May 2014

Country Associations

Jamaica Jamaica, No Region

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student