John Hamilton Jamaica

Biography of John Hamilton

John Hamilton matriculated at the University in 1793. He was the eldest son of John, a merchant in Glasgow, and grandson of graduate John Hamilton

Hamilton died at Kingston, Jamaica on 4 November 1801, aged 20.


Archival Materials

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


John Hamilton
Born 1781.
Died 4 November 1801.
GU Degree: Arts, 1793;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1793
Record last updated: 11th Jun 2014

Country Associations

Jamaica Jamaica, Kingston
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student