Donald McLaurin Jamaica

Biography of Donald McLaurin

Donald McLaurin matriculated at the University in 1826. He was the eldest of the Reverend John McLaurin of Lanark.

McLaurin became a surgeon, and practised at St Thomas in the Vale, Jamaica. He died on passage from Jamaica to St Helena, where he went for health benefits, in 1842.


Archival Materials

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


Donald McLaurin
Born 1810.
GU Degree: Arts, 1826;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: surgeons
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1826
Record last updated: 23rd Jun 2014

Country Associations

Jamaica Jamaica, No Region
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student