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Dr John Grieve

Birthdate: (52)
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Death: December 21, 1805 (52)
St Petersburg, Russia (Stroke)
Place of Burial: St Petersburg, Russia
Immediate Family:

Husband of (Sophia) Rebecca Grieve
Father of (John) Wallis Grieve; James Voght Grieve; Eliza Emma Prendergast (Grieve); Maria Ogilvie (Grieve); Sophia Burrowes (Grieve) and 4 others

Occupation: Physician
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About Dr John Grieve

Biographical Summary

Grieve, John. ?-21/12/1805. Ref: 647. Male.

  • Place of Birth: Peeblesshire.
  • Profession: Physician.
  • Appointments Held: Physician 1778-83 in the Russian Army; 1785-98 Medical Practice in London; 1798-1801 Physician to Paul, Emperor of Russia; Settled in Russia until his death.
  • Undergraduate Studies: MA (Glasgow 1777).
  • Postgraduate Studies: MD(Glasgow 1777), LRCP(1786).
  • References: Munk 1861, 2, 309; Shapin 210.
  • Memberships: FRS (1794), FSA(Corresponding 1790), Edinburgh Physico-Surgical Society (President 1776, Hon 1777), FRSA (1789).
  • Date of Election: 26/01/1784.
  • Proposers: John Walker, Henry Cullen, James Hutton (Physical Section Minute 08/2/1784 NLS Acc10,000/2).
  • Notes: Born 1753.
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. I. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 389

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Dr John Grieve's Timeline

1753
1753
Edinburgh, Scotland
1792
1792
Age 39
London, England
1794
1794
Age 41
London, England
1795
August 22, 1795
Age 42
Westminster, London, England
1797
September 25, 1797
Age 44
1799
April 17, 1799
Age 46
1800
August 27, 1800
Age 47
1801
November 12, 1801
Age 48
1804
February 19, 1804
Age 51