Dr. Robert Spottiswoode

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Robert Spottiswoode

Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Death: Died in Tangier, Morocco
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Robert Spottiswoode; Robert Spotswood; Lady Bethia Spottiswoode (Morrison) and Bertha Spotswood
Husband of Catharine Mercer Elliott Spottiswoode Mercer and Cathenne Spotswood
Father of Gov. Alexander Spotswood and Robert Spottiswoode
Brother of Alexander Spottiswoode and John Spottiswoode, III

Occupation: Appointed by King Charles II, Physician to the Governor and Garrison of Tangiers, Africa
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About Dr. Robert Spottiswoode

Robert, who being bred to physic, was by King Charles II appointed physician to the governor and garrison of Tangier. He went to that place with the Earl of Middleton and died there 1688, leaving issue by his wife, Catharine, widow Elliott, only one son, Alexander, born at Tangier, anno 1676, who made a great figure in Iiis time.

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Dr. Robert Spottiswoode's Timeline

September 17, 1637
Edinburgh, Scotland
December 12, 1676
Age 39
Tangier, Tanger-Tétouan, Morocco
Age 42
Tangiers, Morocco
Age 42
Tangier, Morocco