Andrew Cuninghame Scotland Martinique

Biography of Andrew Cuninghame

Andrew Cuninghame matriculated at the University in 1770. He was the second son of Archibald of Caddell and Thornton, Ayr, and captain of Boscawen's Regiment of Foot.

Cunninghame also became a Captain in the 48th Regiment of Foot. He was severely wounded at the taking of Martinique in 1794, and died in 1798.


Archival Materials

  • Addison, W Innes, The Matriculation Albums of the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1913)


Andrew Cuninghame
Born 1754.
Died 1798.
GU Degree: Arts, 1770;
University Link: Student
Occupation categories: military
English snippet: Arts student at the University of Glasgow in 1770
Record last updated: 26th Jun 2014

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Ayr
Place of Death

Martinique Martinique, No Region

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student