William Bradley Violette Australia

Biography of William Bradley Violette

William Bradley Violette graduated MB CM from the University of Glasgow in 1881.

Violette first enrolled at the University in 1879, and during his time he gained prizes including a First Class award in Practical Materia Medica, Second Class Certificate in Practical Physiology, a Second Class in Anatomy, and a Second Class in Midwifery.

Upon graduation, Violette returned home to Sydney, New South Wales. By 1888 he was the Government Medical Officer for the Parrammatta district. He lived close to the area for the remainder of his life, and passed away in October 1912 in Strathfield.


Other Online Resources

Archival Materials

  • MED5/2/5 Medical Schedules S to Z 1871-1895
  • SEN10/22 Glasgow University Calendar
  • Sen10/23 Glasgow University Calendar


William Bradley Violette
Died October 1912.
GU Degree: MB CM, 1881; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1881
Record last updated: 6th May 2014

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Australia Australia, Sydney
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Australia Australia, Strathfield
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