Dr. Robert Spottiswoode

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Robert Spotswood, Dr.

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

Son of Sir Robert Spottiswoode, Sir and Lady Bethia Spottiswoode (Morrison)
Husband of Catharine Mercer Elliott Spottiswoode Mercer
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, Surgeon to the Governor and Garrison of British Tangier (appointed by Charles II)
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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