James Peebles Scotland Jamaica

Biography of James Peebles

James Peebles graduated MA from the University in 1801.

He was born at Newton, Ayr, son of the Reverend William Peebles. He went to Kingston, Jamaica as a Minister. He died there on 23 June 1822.


Archival Materials

  • Addison, W. Innes, The Matriculation Albums of the University of Glasgow, 1728-1858, p.181


James Peebles
Born 22 November 1782.
Died 23 June 1822.
GU Degree: MA, 1801;
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: clergy; missionaries
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1801
Record last updated: 14th Aug 2013

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Ayr, Newton
Place of Birth

Jamaica Jamaica, Kingston
Place of Death

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