Gordon, Abraham

Education

M.A. and M.D. 1.5.1761 on testimonials signed by John Pringle and Adam Austin.

Birth/childhood

Born c. 1723.

Career

Surgeon’s mate, Royal Navy. Surgeon 3rd Foot 1746. Retired on half pay 1763. [Doctor]

Death

Died 21.1.1808 at Stirling aged 85.

Sources

  • W. Johnston, Roll of Commissioned Officers in the Medical Service of the British Army 1727-1898 (Aberdeen, 1917) 330
  • P.J. Wallis and R.V. Wallis, Eighteenth Century Medics (Newcastle, 1988), who erroneously calls him M.D. Aberdeen