John Brissett Jamaica

Biography of John Brissett

John Brissett matriculated at the University in 1772, joining his brothers, Joseph and George.

John was the third son of George, a merchant and estate owner of Cacoon Penn at Luce-Bay (Lucea), Hanover, 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)


John Brissett
Born 1760.
GU Degree: Arts, 1772;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1772
Record last updated: 8th May 2014

Country Associations

Jamaica Jamaica, Hanover
Place of Birth

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student