Jameson/[Jamison], John

Education

M.D. 14.3.1809 by examination - certificate of examination signed by James Playfair, James Flint and John Cook. Testimonial signed by Alexander Monro Jnr.

Birth/childhood

Born 1776 at Carrickfergus son of Thomas Jamison, surgeon, Royal Navy and Rebecca [ ]. [Doctor]

Career

Studied Edinburgh University - medical student 1803-1804.

Surgeon Royal Navy. Physician to the Fleet 1807. Knighted in 1813 and was also Knight of the order of Vasa. Settled in Australia in 1814 and took a prominent part in public affairs. [Doctor]

Death

Died at his villa near Sydney, N.S.W. [New South Wales, Australia] 29.6.1844.

Sources

  • United Service Journal1845 i 318
  • Aust. Encyc.
  • Australian Dictionary of Biography