Hamilton, Robert ♂
M.A. and M.D. 12.5.1766 on testimonials signed by John Murray M.D., Wells, Norfolk, Alexander Monro, Edinburgh and Joseph Tayler M.D., King’s Lynn.
Born Edinburgh 6.12.1721.
Attended Edinburgh High School.
Served apprenticeship with Mr Edmondston, surgeon in Leith.
Studied Edinburgh University c. 1739.
L.R.C.P.E. 3.11.1773. F.R.C.P.E. 1.2.1774. F.R.S.E. 1783.
Was 4 years a surgeon in the Royal Navy.
Died 9.11.1793 aged 70.
- Scots Magazine 1793 p570
- P.J. Wallis and R.V. Wallis, Eighteenth Century Medics (Newcastle, 1988)
- R. W. Innes Smith, English speaking students of medicine at the University of Leyden (Edinburgh, 1932)
- Gentleman's Magazine 1843 ii 444 death of daughter