James Ewart Kennedy Cook

Biography of James Ewart Kennedy Cook

James Ewart Kennedy Cook, matriculation slip, 1912-13
James Ewart Kennedy Cook, matriculation slip, 1912-13

James Ewert Kennedy Cook, born in Kilmarnock in April 1889, graduated with a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Glasgow in 1915.

Studying in Glasgow from 1912 to 1915, James took classes in Civil Law, Law of Scotland, International Private Law, Forensic Medicine, Conveyancing and Evidence and Procedure. His academic career was prosperous, with James winning multiple prizes; these included First Class Certificates in Evidence and Procedure and Forensic Medicine, Honours in Scots Law, and a Distinction in Conveyancing. Following graduation, James went on to work as a Law Clerk and later a Writer in his hometown of Kilmarnock.


James Ewart Kennedy Cook
Born 22 April 1889, Scotland.
Died 4 February 1965.
University Link: Graduate
GU Degree: BL, 1915;
Occupation categories: law clerks; solicitors
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol. 3)
Record last updated: 18th Jun 2015

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