Villettes, William [Anne] ♂
Student United College 1769-1773 s, t, t, m. (Secondar). M.A. 3.5.1773.
[Probably the brother of Henry Villettes, United College 1769-1773.]
Lived with Professor Watson at St Andrews.
Entered Lincoln’s Inn to study law, but gave it up for the military life. Cornet 1775. Major General 1798. Lieutenant General 1805. Governor of Malta 1801-1807. Governor of Jamaica 1807-1808. [Soldier]
- Gentleman's Magazine 1809 i &ii 297, 381, 798, 999
- T. Bowdler, A short view of the life and character of Lieutenant-General Villettes (London, 1815)