Goudy/[Goudie]/[Gowdie]/[Goldie], Walter

Education

M.A. and M.D. 2.3.1774 gratis on testimonials signed by John Miller M.D., James Sim M.D., London and James Lind.

Birth/childhood

Born 4.12.1740 son of John Goudie II, minister at Earlston and Katherine Scott.

Career

Apprenticed 1755 to James Russell, professor of natural and experimental philosophy and surgeon apothecary in Edinburgh. [Surgeon apothecary]

Studied Edinburgh University 5 years. M.R.C.S.Eng.

Surgeon H.E.I.C.S. [Honourable East India Company's Service] ‘Worcester’ 1761-1765. ‘Plassey’ 1765-1770. ‘Horsenden’ 1771-1772. Assistant surgeon Bengal 1777. Surgeon 1780. [Doctor, soldier]

Death

Died Calcutta [now Kolkata, India] 20.1.1793.

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