Simmers, William [Arnold]

Education

Student United College 1882-1883 Eng. Lit.; Gk. 1; Lat. 1; Math. 1 1883-1884 Gk. 2; Lat. 2; Math. 2 1884-1885 N. Phil.; Log.; Lat. 3; Educ. 1885-1886 M. Phil. & Pol. Econ.; Chem.; N. Hist. Byers scholar, 1882, 1885. M.A. 26.4.1887.

Birth/childhood

Born c.1865. from Mains. Possibly born 4.7.1865 illegitimate son of James Elder, ploughman, Mains and Strathmartine and Isabella Simmers.

Attended Dundee High School.

Career

Also at Edinburgh University - M.B. C.M. 1890.

Practised in Canada. [Doctor]

Retired to Dundee.

Death

In Med. Reg. 1936 last time.

Sources

  • UYUC400:31.10. & 7.11.1882, 5.11.1885
  • Med. Dir.
  • Alumnus Chronicle 20 p15