William Reid Scotland Jamaica

Biography of William Reid

William Reid matriculated at the University of Glasgow in 1828. He was born at Paisley in 1811, the only son of Robert, a merchant of Renfrew.

Reid served as minister of Borgue, Kirkcudbright, from 1843 until 1858. He died at Huntly, Mandeville, Jamaica, on 25 October 1866.


Archival Materials

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


William Reid
Born 27 March 1811.
Died 25 October 1866.
GU Degree: Arts, 1828;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: clergy
English snippet: Student at the University of Glasgow in 1828
Record last updated: 23rd Jun 2014

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Paisley
Place of Birth

Jamaica Jamaica, Mandeville
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student