Stewart, Alexander

Education

Student United College 1768-1772 b, s, t, m. (Ternar).

Birth/childhood

Probably the grandson of Duncan Stewart of Achnacon and of Robert Stewart of Garth, who was Regimental Mate 75th Foot.

Career

Possibly either the man from Perth who was a medical student at Edinburgh University 1773-1776 or the man from Dunkeld who was a medical student at Edinburgh University 1773-1775.

Probably the grandson of Duncan Stewart of Achnacon and of Robert Stewart of Garth, who was Regimental Mate 75th Foot then surgeon 73 Foot 1.1.1790 and retired 1.1.1796 and who in 1828 bequeathed £3,000 to United College for bursaries (Garth bursaries). [Doctor]

Sources

  • W. Johnston, Roll of Commissioned Officers in the Medical Service of the British Army 1727-1898 (Aberdeen, 1917) 1120
  • UYUC400:19.11.1828
  • UYUY4257/2/6