Cunningham, Alexander

Education

M.A. and M.D. 16.9.1748 on testimonials signed by William McFarlane M.D. and George Young M.D., Edinburgh.

Birth/childhood

Born 1704 son of William Cuningham.

Career

Apprenticed 1734 to David Aikenhead, surgeon apothecary, Edinburgh. [Surgeon apothecary]

Studied Edinburgh and Paris.

F.R.C.S.E.

Surgeon Ligoniers 13 Dns [Ligonier's 13th Dragoons] 1745 - 1752. [Doctor]

Sources

  • W. Johnston, Roll of Commissioned Officers in the Medical Service of the British Army 1727-1898 (Aberdeen, 1917) 313