M’Vean, John


Student United College 1788-1789 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov. 1789-1790 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Log.; Math. Jun. 1790-1791 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; Ethics 1791-1792 Lat. Prov.; Gk. Prov.; N. Phil. (Ternar). Foundation bursar, 1788.


Born 21.10.1773 son of Patrick M’Vean, minister at Kenmore and Elizabeth Campbell.


Also at Edinburgh University - medical student 1792-1794.

L.R.C.S.E. 11.6.1794 by which time he was Surgeon’s mate, but not in I.M.S./A.M.S. unless he was the [ ] M’Vea, superseded in an Irish regiment 1797. [Doctor]


  • UYUC400:4.11.1788
  • Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae
  • W. Johnston, Roll of Commissioned Officers in the Medical Service of the British Army 1727-1898 (Aberdeen, 1917) 1599