Webster, Charles


Student United College 1765-1769 b,[ s, t, m]. (Ternar). Foundation bursar, 1765. Guild bursar, 1766.

M.A. 1.5.1769.


Born 2.2.1750 youngest child of Thomas Webster, merchant, Dundee and Geills Mawer.


Also studied medicine and theology at Aberdeen, Edinburgh University - M.D. 1777, England and on the continent. [Medical student, theology student]

Practised in Edinburgh and was also Episcopal minister there, first at St Paul’s Chapel, Carrubers Close and built and founded St Peter’s. Health failed and early in 1796 accompanied H.M. forces to West Indies as physician. [Doctor, minister]


Died in St Vincent [St Vincent and the Grenadines] December 1795.


  • UYUC400:5.11.1765, 21.10.1766
  • Dundee Town council minute 31.5.1766
  • Grace Webster, Life, Edinburgh, 1853