John Campbell Scotland Jamaica

Biography of John Campbell

John Campbell matriculated at the University in 1833. He was the youngest son of John, a miller of Glasgow.

Campbell served as a Secession and United Presbyterian minister and missionary at Goshen, Jamaica from 1846 to 1849. He was then Minister at Lucea, Jamaica from 1849 until 1871 and again from 1873 to 1876.

Campbell died at 37 Gillespie Crescent, Edinburgh, on 10 February 1882, aged 62.


Archival Materials

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


John Campbell
Born 1820.
Died 10 February 1882.
GU Degree: Arts, 1833;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: clergy; missionaries
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1833
Record last updated: 23rd Jun 2014

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, No Region
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Edinburgh
Place of Death

Jamaica Jamaica, Lucea

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student