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


People [PERS ID:1055]

First NameArchibald
Middle Name/Initial(s)
Last NameDavidson
Maiden Name
AKADavieson; of Inchinnan
OccupationMinister; later University Principal
Medical Professional?Unknown


Birth (year) 1730
Date of death (year) 1803


At present no additional information available.

Cases that this person appears in:

CountCase IDCase Name
1Case 553Case of James Orr who has a venereal infection in 1778, but by 1782 has abdominal complaints and various bodily pains which Cullen eventually attributes to a disordered liver.
2Case 554Case of William Orr who has an eye condition.
3Case 1047Case of Peter Davidson, the child of Archibald Davidson who 'gave no symptoms of Idiotry or want of Understanding' until the age of two, but has since lost the language he developed and 'runs about without noticing any thing'.
4Case 1452Case of the Revd. James Hamilton, minister in Paisley, who suffers from swollen and ulcerated legs. The case proves terminal and a post-mortem is performed by local surgeon Alexander ["Sanders"] Taylor.
5Case 2134Case of Mr Davidson, previously treated by Cullen without a fee.