Todd, John Forrest

Education

M.D. 23.12.1819 on testimonials signed by John Barclay M.D. and Henry Dewar M.D., Edinburgh.

Birth/childhood

Born 4.4.1799 2nd son of James Todd of Deanston, Bo’ness and Elizabeth Moir.

Career

Apprenticed for 5 years to Robert Bell, Edinburgh.

Studied Edinburgh University - medical student 1814-1817 , 1818-1819.

Assistant surgeon Indian Medical Service, Bengal 1820. [Doctor]

Death

Died at Dumdum [India] 5.9.1821.

Sources

  • D.G. Crawford, Roll of the Indian Medical Service, 1615-1930 (London, 1930) B 874
  • Dundee Advertiser 21.2.1822