William Heyliger Dewhurst Virgin Islands, U.S.

Biography of William Heyliger Dewhurst

William Heyliger Dewhurst matriculated as an Arts student at the University in 1824, along with his brothers James and John, who matriculated in 1820 and 1824 respectively.

Dewhurst was born at St Croix, the youngest son of Edward, a merchant.

He went on to graduate MD from Edinburgh in 1830.


Archival Materials

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


William Heyliger Dewhurst
Born 1810.
Died 25 March 1845.
GU Degree: Arts, 1824;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1824
Record last updated: 25th Jun 2014

Country Associations

Virgin Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S., St Croix
Place of Birth

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student