Crichton/[Crighton], Alexander


Student United College 1856-1857 Lat. 1; Gk. 1; Math. 1 1857-1858 Lat. 2; Gk. 2; Math. 2; Log. 1858-1859 Lat. 3; Gk. 3; Math. 3; M. Phil.; Exp. Physics 1859-1860 N. Phil.; Pol. Econ.; Inst. Med.; Compar. Anat. Attended Free Church while a student.


Born 1.11.1840 son of David Crighton, draper, Dundee and Janet Hood.


Said to have become a divinity student of the Free Church, but a student of the name studied medicine at Edinburgh University 1860-1867. He became L.R.C.P.E. 1867. L.R.C.S.E. 1867. He practised Mortlake, Surrey and published medical papers. [Medical student, doctor]


He died 5.7.1875 aged 31.


  • UYUC310
  • Dundee Town Council Min. 1.7.1858
  • Med. Dir.