Joseph Amory

Biography of Joseph Amory

Joseph Amory, who matriculated at Glasgow University in 1793 and studied in the Medical Faculty in the session 1795-96 was the son of a merchant, Joseph Amory. He may have been linked to the Amory family of Basseterre, who owned the Clay Hill sugar plantation. He did not graduate.

‘Amory of St.Kitts’, Caribbeana Vol.5 (1919), Digital library of the Caribbean,>wiki (accessed 29/5/2019)

‘Clay Hill [St Kitts/St Peter Basseterre]’, Legacy of British Slave-ownership database, [accessed 6th June 2019]


Joseph Amory
University Link: Student
GU Degree: Medicine, 1795-1796;
Record last updated: 16th Jul 2020

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