William Jarvis

Biography of William Jarvis

William Jarvis attended an Arts course at the University in 1739, enrolling for the Humanity class of Professor George Ross.

He was born in Antigua, son of Thomas Jarvis, a merchant and plantation owner, and brother of Glasgow graduate Thomas Jarvis.

William returned to Antigua where he became Member of the Assembly for Popeshead.


William Jarvis
Born 1725.
University Link: Student
GU Degree: Arts, 1939;
Occupation categories: plantation owners; politicians
Record last updated: 7th Aug 2013

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