Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:759]: Case of the twelve year old son of Mr Lyel [Lyell] who suffers from convulsive fits.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1263]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Stewart Lyell addressed to the Edinburgh surgeon Alexander Wood. Lyell briefly mentions the case of his wife and gives a detailed account of the case of his teenage son who is having seizures. 6 April 1776
 
[DOC ID:3796] 
Reply, 'Mr Lyels Son' 10 April 1776
 

People involved in this case

8 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 587] Mr John Gardiner (Captain or Mr Gardner or Gairdner of (North) Tarry or Tarrie; John Gairdner, younger, of North Tarrie)
[PERS ID: 584] Stewart Lyell (Captain or Mr Gardner or Gairdner of (North) Tarry or Tarrie; John Gairdner, younger, of North Tarrie)
[PERS ID: 585] Lyell (Captain or Mr Gardner or Gairdner of (North) Tarry or Tarrie; John Gairdner, younger, of North Tarrie)
[PERS ID: 586] Mrs Lyell (Captain or Mr Gardner or Gairdner of (North) Tarry or Tarrie; John Gairdner, younger, of North Tarrie)
[PERS ID: 1476] Dr John Stevenson (in Arbroath)
[PERS ID: 1745] William Thompson (in Arbroath)
[PERS ID: 588] Mr Alexander Wood (in Arbroath)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Arbroath East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

4 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 Arbroath East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Arbroath East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred