Dr. Sir Andrew Douglas Maclagan, PRSE FRCPE FRCSE FCS FRSSA

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Dr. Sir Andrew Douglas Maclagan, PRSE FRCPE FRCSE FCS FRSSA

Birthdate: (87)
Birthplace: Ayr, Scotland
Death: April 5, 1900 (87)
28 Heriot Row, Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Burial: Edinburgh, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of David Maclagan and June Maclagan
Husband of Elizabeth Allan Maclagan
Father of David Philip Maclagan; Robert Craig Maclagan; Jane Helen Maclagan; [first name unknown] Maclagan; [first name unknown] Maclagan and 1 other
Brother of Dr. Philip Whiteside Maclagan, M.D.; General Sir Robert Maclagan, KCMG; David Maclagan; William Dalrymple Maclagan, Archbishop of Canterbury; John Thompson Maclagan and 1 other

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About Dr. Sir Andrew Douglas Maclagan, PRSE FRCPE FRCSE FCS FRSSA

Biographical Summary

Maclagan, Sir Andrew Douglas. 17/04/1812-05/04/1900. Ref: 976. Male.

  • Titles and British Honours: Knight (1886).
  • Place of Birth: Ayr.
  • Place of Death: 28 Heriot Row, Edinburgh.
  • Place of interment: Dean Cemy. Edinburgh.
  • Profession: Physician, Toxicologist.
  • Appointments Held: Lecturer 1845-62, Materia Medica, Extra Mural School, Edinburgh; Professor 1862-97, Medical Jurisprudence and Public Health (Forensic Medicine), Edinburgh University.
  • Schools and Tutors: High School Edinburgh.
  • Undergraduate Studies: MD (Edinburgh 1833).
  • Postgraduate Studies: Medicine in London, Paris and Berlin, LL.D (Hon Glasgow 1891, Edinburgh 1897).
  • Family: son Robert Craig Maclagan, FRSE 1839-1919.
  • Mother: Miss Whiteside.
  • Father: David Maclagan, FRSE 1785-1865.
  • Siblings: Robert Maclagan, FRSE 1820-c1893 and David Maclagan FRSE 1824-83.
  • References: BMJ. 1900 (1) 935; Who Was Who 1; A Boyle et. al. Scotland's Cultural Heritage, 4, 1983; W P Anderson 1931, 726.
  • Memberships: FRCPE (President 1884-7), FRCSE (1833, President 1859-61), Royal Medical Society (President 1832), FCS, Pharmaceutical Society of Britain (Hon), FRSSA (1900, President).
  • Date of Election: 09/01/1843.
  • Proposers: Sir Robert Christison, 2/4/1842, (ms Proposal NLS Acc 10,000/46). (Billet 19/12/1842).
  • Service to the RSE: Councillor 1883-5, Curator 1856-78, Vice-President 1878-83, 1885-90, President 1890-5.
  • 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. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 599

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Dr. Sir Andrew Douglas Maclagan, PRSE FRCPE FRCSE FCS FRSSA's Timeline

1812
April 17, 1812
Ayr, Scotland
1837
1837
Age 24
1839
1839
Age 26
Edinburgh, Scotland
1844
1844
Age 31
Edinburgh, Scotland
1900
April 5, 1900
Age 87
Edinburgh, Scotland
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Edinburgh, Scotland