The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh


People [PERS ID:132]

First NameWilliam
Middle Name/Initial(s)
Last NameWilson
Maiden Name
OccupationPhysician and/or Surgeon at Greenock
Medical Professional?Medical Professional


Birth (year)
Date of death (year)


Physician or surgeon at Greenock.

Cases that this person appears in:

CountCase IDCase Name
1Case 64Case of Miss Forbes with a 'white swelling' of her knee.
2Case 426Case of nine children inoculated against small-pox by Greenock surgeon Gavin Fullarton.
3Case 1180Case of Mr Donald who caught a cold while returning home to Greenock after seeing Cullen about a genital sore and fever.
4Case 1194Case of Mr J. Tucker, an American-born Greenock merchant who has gradually displayed signs of madness and had to be confined.
5Case 1378Case of Mr. Johnston who has a throat complaint.
6Case 1399Case of Mr. Moody whose headaches, dimness of sight and other symptoms threaten a paralytic condition.
7Case 1415Case of Mrs Hamilton who has a strained ankle.
8Case 1416Case of Mrs. Scot who has a vaginal shanker and a discharge, possibly syphilitic in origin.
9Case 1417Case of Mr Galbraith who has returned from Jamaica 'broken by the warm climate', but he is now mending.