Norah Jean Galloway Mauritius Scotland

Biography of Norah Jean Galloway

Norah Jean Galloway graduated MA from the University in 1925. She was born at Vacoas (Vacoas-Phoenix), Mauritius, daughter of William, a veterinary surgeon. Her sister, Louisa Elizabeth, followed in her footsteps graduating MA in 1927.

Following graduation, Galloway worked as a teacher. On 31 July 1929 she married James Harvey Scott, a music teacher from Dumbarton, at the Grand Hotel, Charing Cross in Glasgow.


Archival Materials

  • College Courant, 47, 1971, p.58
  • DC183/11/55 General Council Register 1930
  • University of Glasgow Archives Overseas Database


Norah Jean Galloway
Born 1903.
Died 17 June 1971.
GU Degree: MA, 1925; Arts,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: teachers
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University in 1925
Record last updated: 25th Sep 2013

Country Associations

Mauritius Mauritius, Vacoas-Phoenix
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Dumbarton
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Alumnus
  • Graduate