Samuel Nesbit Wiley Ireland Jamaica

Biography of Samuel Nesbit Wiley

Samuel Nesbit Wiley matriculated at the University in 1809. He was the third son of James, a farmer in Aghabog, County Monaghan, Ireland.

Wiley obtained a Licentiate of the Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (LFPSG) in 1811. He joined the Army as an army hospital assistant in 1812, becoming assistant surgeon in 1815. He died in Jamaica on 25 November 1824.


Archival Materials

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


Samuel Nesbit Wiley
Born 1793.
Died 25 November 1824.
GU Degree: Arts, 1809;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: military; surgeons
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1809
Record last updated: 11th Jun 2014

Country Associations

Ireland Ireland, Monaghan, Aghabog
Place of Birth

Jamaica Jamaica, No Region
Place of Death

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University Connections

University Roles

  • Student