Moira Milton

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Moira Milton
Personal information
Full name Moria Paterson Milton
Born December 1923
Lenzie, Scotland
Died 24 January 2012 (aged 88)
Wells, England
Nationality  Scotland
Status Amateur

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.