Augustus Yearwood Guyana Scotland

Biography of Augustus Yearwood

Augustus Yearwood was the eldest son of Richard, a crafstman of Demerara, modern day Guyana. He matriculated at the University in 1824 as an Arts student, taking a class in Greek. During his time at the University he was awarded the prize for Exemplary Eminence throughout the session.


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Archival Materials

  • R7/1/1 Prize List 1777-1833


Augustus Yearwood
Born 1808.
Died 3 August 1871.
GU Degree: Arts, 1824-1825;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: craftsman
English snippet: Arts student at the University in 1824
Record last updated: 26th Mar 2014

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Guyana Guyana, No Region
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, No Region

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University Roles

  • Student