Kathleen Melita Fryer Malta Scotland

Biography of Kathleen Melita Fryer

Kathleen Fryer Matriculation Slip 1927-28
Kathleen Fryer Matriculation Slip 1927-28

Kathleen Melita Fryer graduated MA from the University in 1927 and EdB in 1928.

She was born in 1905 in Floriana, Malta, where her father, George Robert Fryer, was a Minister of the United Free Church.

From 1924 to 1927, Fryer studied subjects such as Logic, Maths, Natural Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, English, French and Education in the faculty of Arts. After receiving her MA degree in 1927, she enrolled in the faculty of Education in the same year and took subjects such as History of Education, Educational Methods, Psychology, Physiology and Hygiene, History and Theory of Education, graduating with the EdB in 1928.

After graduation, Kathleen is designated in the General Council Register as a teacher in Ayrshire.

Fryer married Archibald Connor Liddell, a motor engineer at Auchinleck, Ayrshire on 6 July 1938, where the couple resided. She died in May 1976 in Mauchline.


Archival Materials

  • College Courant 57, 1976, p.45 Obituary
  • DC183/11/85 General Council Register 1960
  • DC183/11/95 General Council Register 1970
  • R12/09/1880 Married Female Graduate database
  • R3/1/5 Register of dates of birth of graduates
  • R4/3/1 Schedules of Graduates in Music and Education (BMus, EdB) 1923-1946
  • R41/1/17 Schedule of graduates in Arts 1927
  • R8/5/45/13 Matriculation slips 1924-5
  • R8/5/46/11 Matriculation Slips 1925-6
  • R8/5/47/12 Matriculation Slips 1926-7
  • R8/5/49/12 Matriculation Slips 1928-9
  • R8/5/50/12 Matriculation Slips 1929-30


Kathleen Melita Fryer
Born 15 September 1905.
Died 30 May 1976.
GU Degrees: MA, 1927; Arts, EdB, 1928; Arts,
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: teachers
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University in 1927
Record last updated: 24th May 2016

Country Associations

Malta Malta, Floriana
Place of Birth

Scotland Scotland, Mauchline
Place of Death

University Connections

University Roles

  • Alumnus
  • Graduate