Sir John Rose Cormack

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John Rose Cormack

Birthdate: (67)
Death: May 13, 1882 (67)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Cormack, Min. of Stow and Helen Rose

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Biographical Summary

CORMACK, SIR JOHN ROSE. 01/03/1815-13/05/1882. Ref: 350. Male.

  • Titles and British Honours: Knight(1872).
  • Place of Birth: Stow Manse, Midlothian.
  • Place of Death: Rue St.-Honore, Paris, France.
  • Profession: Physician, Medical Journalist.
  • Appointments Held: Physician 1842-, Fever Hospital and Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh; Physician 1869-, British Embassy, Paris later Physician to Hertford British Hospital, Paris.
  • Schools and Tutors: High School, Edinburgh.
  • Undergraduate Studies: MD (Edinburgh 1837, Paris 1870).
  • Marital Status: Married (1842) Miss Hine d.1882.
  • Father: Rev John Cormack, Minister of Stow, Midlothian.
  • References: DNB 12, 1887, 221-2; BMJ 1882 (1) 761; Proc Roy Soc Edinb, 14,1886-7,(53-8); A Boyle et. al. Scotland's Cultural Heritage 4, 1983.
  • Memberships: FRCP(1872), FRCS(1872), FRCPE(1841).
  • Date of Election: 06/02/1843.
  • Proposers: Sir Robert Christison, 1/12/1842, (ms Proposal NLS Acc 10,000/46). (Billet 23/1/1843).
  • Notes: 1841-55 founded & edited Edinburgh Monthly Journal of Medical Science, London Medical Journal, & The Associated Medical Journal.
  • 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 205

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Sir John Rose Cormack's Timeline

March 1, 1815
May 13, 1882
Age 67