Agnes Drennan Brackenridge Scotland

Biography of Agnes Drennan Brackenridge

Agnes Drennan Brackenridge - Matriculation Slip 1917-8
Agnes Drennan Brackenridge - Matriculation Slip 1917-8

Agnes Drennan Brackenridge graduated MA from the University in 1920.

She was born at Maybole, Ayrshire, daughter of Gilbert, a grocer.

Brackenridge first enrolled at the University in 1917, taking classes in French and History. In her second year, she continued to study History (higher), and also took classes in Political Economy and Geology, for which she was awarded a Second Class Prize Certificate. In her final year, she took classes in English and Moral Philosophy.

After graduating MA on 23 June 1920, Brackenridge went on to become a teacher in her native town of Maybole.


Archival Materials

  • DC183/11/55 General Council Register
  • R4/1/12 Schedules of Graduates in Arts (MA) 1920-21
  • R7/3/7 Glasgow University Class Prize Index 1916-1919
  • R8/5/39/7 Matriculation Slip 1918-1919 Women A - G
  • R8/5/40/9 Matriculation Slip 1919-1920 Women A - G


Agnes Drennan Brackenridge
Born 3 July 1900.
Died 2 September 1968.
GU Degree: MA, 1920; Arts,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: teachers
English snippet: Arts graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1920
Record last updated: 21st Jan 2014

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Scotland Scotland, Maybole
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