Moira Milton

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Moira Milton
Personal information
Full nameMoria Paterson Milton
BornDecember 1923
Lenzie, Scotland
Died24 January 2012 (aged 88)
Wells, England
Nationality Scotland

Moira Milton (née Paterson) (December 1923 – 24 January 2012) was a Scottish amateur golfer.

She won the British Ladies Amateur in 1952, and was a member of the victorious Great Britain and Ireland Curtis Cup team later in the same year. She was also runner-up in the French Women's Open Amateur Championship in 1949, and in the Scottish Women's Amateur Championship in 1951.[1][2]

Moira Paterson, British Ladies Open Amateur Champion 1952
Moira Paterson, British Ladies Open Amateur Champion 1952

Team appearances[edit]


  • Curtis Cup (representing Great Britain & Ireland): 1952 (winners)


  1. ^ "Moira Milton the 'modest champion' passes away". The Scotsman. Edinburgh, Scotland. 27 January 2012. Retrieved 10 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Sport: Who Won". Time. 30 June 1952. Retrieved 10 February 2012.