Matthew Adair Boyle Scotland

Biography of Matthew Adair Boyle

Matthew Adair Boyle graduated MA from the University in 1931.

He was born in Barrhead, son of Patrick, a marble machinist. Boyle enrolled at the University in 1928, aged sixteen, where he studied a variety of subjects including; Mathematics, Natural Philosophy and English. In his final year he studied Education, following a career in teaching upon graduation.


Archival Materials

  • College Courant, 38, 1967, p.42
  • DC183/11/66 General Council Register 1938
  • R4/1/21 Schedules of Graduates in Arts (MA) 1931
  • R8/5/49/1 Matriculation Slips 1928-1929 Men A -B
  • R8/5/50/1 Matriculation Slips 1929-1930 Men A - B
  • R8/5/51/1 Matriculation Slips 1930-1931 Men A - B


Matthew Adair Boyle
Born 17 March 1912.
Died 13 August 1966.
GU Degree: MA, 1931; Arts,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: teachers
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1931
Record last updated: 7th Oct 2013

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Barrhead
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Glasgow
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Alumnus
  • Graduate