Binny, George

Education

M.D. c.1790 on testimonials signed by Alexander Douglas, physician and John Willison M.D., Dundee, but although the testimonials exist there must be doubt as to whether the degree was ever granted - not found in Senate Minutes or in Quaestor’s accounts.

Career

Studied Edinburgh University - medical student 1768-1769.

Assistant surgeon Madras [Chennai, India] 1770. Surgeon 1773. Head surgeon Masulipatam, [now Machilipatnam, India] to 1788 (resigned). [Doctor]

Death

Died Masulipatam [now Machilipatnam, India] 20.5.1793.

Sources

  • D.G. Crawford, Roll of the Indian Medical Service, 1615-1930 (London, 1930) M182