Clark/[Clarke], John


M.D. 5.8.1806 on testimonials signed by John Barclay M.D., Andrew Wardrop M.D., Edinburgh and George Bell.


Born 8.7.1784 2nd son of John Clarke of Nunland near Dumfries.


Apprentice to Bell, Russell and Wardrop, Edinburgh.

L.R.C.P.E. 2.3.1813. F.R.C.P.E. 3.8.1813.

Also at Edinburgh University - M.D. 1821.

Assistant surgeon Army Medical service 1809 etc. Retired on half pay 1836. Served in Portuguese Army when on retired list. [Doctor, soldier]


Died 18.12.1845 at Naples [Italy].


  • W. Johnston, Roll of Commissioned Officers in the Medical Service of the British Army 1727-1898 (Aberdeen, 1917) 2990
  • Plarr's Lives of the Fellows i 236
  • Reg. Edinburgh Apprentices
  • Gentleman's Magazine 1846 i 558, 1847 i 213