Alexander MacLarty Jamaica Scotland

Biography of Alexander MacLarty

Alexander Johnston MacLarty matriculated at the University in 1791. He was the second son of Alexander MacLarty, a ship captain, of Greenock.

He died at Kingston, Jamaica of "the malignant fever", eight days after his arrival there on 23 June 1794.


Archival Materials

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


Alexander MacLarty
Born 1775.
Died 23 June 1794.
GU Degree: Arts, 1791;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1791
Record last updated: 11th Jun 2014

Country Associations

Jamaica Jamaica, Kingston
Place of Death

Scotland Scotland, Greenock

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student