John Cameron Jamaica Scotland

Biography of John Cameron

John Cameron matriculated at the University in 1767. He was the second son of John of Carntyne in the Parish of Barony (now a district of Glasgow).

Cameron went to Jamaica, where he died in 1794.


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)


John Cameron
Born 1751.
Died 1794.
GU Degree: Arts, 1767;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1767
Record last updated: 7th May 2014

Country Associations

Jamaica Jamaica, No Region
Place of Death

Scotland Scotland, Carntyne

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student