Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2269]: Case of Mrs Mary Ferguson's mother at Dunfermline who has swollen legs and feet.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2437]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Margaret Ferguson, concerning her own case and that of her mother, who has swollen legs and feet. Has concerns that the medicines she previously purchased were not of good quality and hopes Cullen's name will mean "the Laboratory" will be "obliged to give them of the Very best quality". Handstamp may read Dunfermline. 5 April 1784
 
[DOC ID:2442]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Margaret Ferguson, concerning her own case and her mother's. 12 April 1784
 
[DOC ID:4816] 
Reply, 'Mrs Ferguson', further to Cullen's previous letter to Miss Ferguson, this time giving advice to her mother. 14 April 1784
 
[DOC ID:2503]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Margaret Ferguson, concerning her own case and that of her mother. Miss Ferguson reports that the swelling of her mother's legs has increased and that the eruption on her face 'is as bad as ever'. Her writing also contains phonetic spellings. 27 August 1784
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3349] Mrs Coulter
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3340] Miss Margaret Ferguson (Fergusson)
[PERS ID: 3347] Mrs Ferguson (Fergusson)
[PERS ID: 3393] Colonel Ferguson (Fergusson)
[PERS ID: 3348] Mr John McKenzie (Fergusson)

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Dunfermline Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificSt Catherine (Caithrine) Dunfermline Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificGrassmarket / Grass Mercat Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

9 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificPlace of WritingCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Dunfermline Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificPlace of WritingSt Catherine (Caithrine) Dunfermline Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Dunfermline Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Dunfermline Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherGrassmarket / Grass Mercat Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Dunfermline Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain