Woodcock, James [Ballantine]

Education

Student United College 1832-1833 Gk. Jun.; Lat. Jun. 1833-1834 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Log.; Math. 1 1834-1835 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Ethics; Math. 2 1835-1836 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Physics; Chem.; Math. 3. Part bursary, 1832.

Birth/childhood

Born 3.4.1818 son of William Woodcock, merchant/ironmonger, St Andrews and Janet Ballantine.

Career

Also at Edinburgh University - medical student 1836-1840, M.D. 1840.

Practised for a time as assistant to a medical man in England then settled to practise in Anstruther. [Doctor]

Death

Died at Anstruther 8.7.1848 of a fever.

Sources

  • UYUC400:15.12.1832
  • M.F. Conolly, Biographical dictionary of eminent men of Fife (Cupar, 1866)