Thomas Watson Jamaica

Biography of Thomas Watson

Thomas Watson matriculated at the University in 1786. He was the sixth son of William, a merchant in Glasgow.

Watson became a surgeon, and died at Black River, Jamaica in 1798.


Archival Materials

  • Addison, W Innes, The Matriculation Albums of the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1913)


Thomas Watson
Born 1770.
Died 1798.
GU Degree: Arts, 1786;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: surgeons
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1786
Record last updated: 11th Jun 2014

Country Associations

Jamaica Jamaica, Black River
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student