John Laurence Saint Kitts and Nevis

Biography of John Laurence

John Laurence matriculated at the University in 1780 to study an Arts course. He was born on the island of Nevis, the son of Edward, a merchant.


Printed Materials

  • More Monumental Inscriptions: Tombstones of the British West Indies By Vere Langford Oliver

Archival Materials

  • W Innes Addison, The Matriculation Albums of the University of Glasgow from 1728 to 1858 (Glasgow, 1913)


John Laurence
Born 1764.
GU Degree: Arts, 1780;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Arts student of the University of Glasgow in 1780
Record last updated: 26th Mar 2014

Country Associations

Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis, Nevis
Place of Birth

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student