James Hislop Paton

Biography of James Hislop Paton

James Hislop Paton graduated with a BSc in Engineering in 1911.

James Hislop Paton was born on the 24th July 1890. He was the son of John Paton, a banker, and lived at Hollygate, Uddingston.

James matriculated in 1907 at the age of 17, taking courses in Mathematics, Natural Philosophy, Chemistry and Physical Laboratory. In his second year he studied Electronic Engineering and Engineering and Drawing Level 1, followed by Analytical Geometry in his third year. In his final year he studied Engineering and Drawing Level 3 and 4, as well as Applied Higher Mathematics. He graduated on the 24th of April 1911.


James Hislop Paton
Born 24 July 1890.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degree: BSc, 1911; Engineering,
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2), R4/5/4.
Record last updated: 27th Apr 2017

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