Memis, John


M.A. and M.D. 6.5.1765 on testimonials signed by James Forbes M.D. and Andrew Burnett M.D., Aberdeen. Also Thomas Tullideph.


Baptised 11.6.1721 son of Robert Memess, wheelwright burgess of Aberdeen and Margaret Burnet.


Studied at Marischal College, Aberdeen - M.A. 1738.

Practised in Aberdeen. Brought action against managers of Aberdeen Infirmary. [Doctor]

Published two medical works.

A practical treatise on the prevention, and cure of diseases in general. (Aberdeen: printed by J. Boyle, 1786)


Alive in 1786.


  • Med. Reg. 1780
  • A. Lyall in Medical History 4 1960 p32f
  • St AUL Corr. 5.12.1902 Wilfred Hunt
  • St AU Muniments Corr. 1955 JBS/ Lyall