Nimmo, Patrick


M.D. 2012.1817 on testimonials signed by Andrew Ross M.D., Alexander Ramsay M.D. and Thomas Melville M.D., Dundee.


Born 4.3.1776 son of Patrick Nimmo, merchant, Dundee and Helen McLean.


Apprenticed 1784 to David Wardrobe, surgeon, Edinburgh.

Studied Edinburgh University - medical student 1795-1796, 1796-1797, 1800-1801.

Surgeon East Lothian Cavalry Regiment some years then settled in Dundee. Burgess Dundee 27.10.1817. Surgeon to Dundee Royal Infirmary c. 1817-1835. Physician to Dundee Lunatic Asylum 1835 - 11.7.1855 (died). [Doctor]


Died 11.7.1855.


  • F. Boase, Modern English Biography...1851-1900. 6v. (Truro, 1892-1921)
  • Med. Dir.
  • Old Dundee Ehib. 1892/93 No 193
  • Deaths Reg. Dundee 2 Dist. 1855/576