Boswall, Alexander

Education

Student United College 1817-1818 Lat. Jun.; Gk. Jun. 1818-1819 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Math. Jun.; Log. (Ternar)

Birth/childhood

Possibly baptised Alexander Henry 24.2.1802 at Scoonie son of Robert Boswall, lieutenant R.N. [Royal Navy] and Ann Connall. [Naval officer]

Career

Also at Edinburgh University - medical student 1820-1823.

Emigrated to Canada - practised Prince Edward Island 1843 - 1858. Sailed to Auckland, New Zealand as a ship’s surgeon 1858. [Doctor]

Death

Died Prince Edward Island [Canada] 31.1.1873.

Sources

  • Inf. from Mrs J.E. Poole
  • Prince Edward Island:Public archives