Nimmo, Patrick

Education

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

Birth/childhood

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

Career

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]

Death

Died 11.7.1855.

Sources

  • 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