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


People [PERS ID:2610]

First NameJohn
Middle Name/Initial(s)
Last NameDunlop
Maiden Name
AKAof Dunlop
OccupationTide surveyor
Medical Professional?Unknown


Birth (year) 1707
Date of death (year) 1785


Son of the late Professor Alexander Dunlop (Professor of Greek at Glasgow University) by his second wife Abigail Mure of Caldwell. Brother of Hutchison Dunlop, brother-in-law of Gavin Fullarton, husband of Frances Anna Wallace (ID: 2680).

Cases that this person appears in:

CountCase IDCase Name
1Case 330Case of John Glassford, the 'Tobacco Lord' who suffers from a long-term stomach complaint which eventually proves fatal. Includes post-mortem report. Internal reference implies he was Cullen's patient in 1768, though no letters are extant.
2Case 889Case of Mrs Vans Agnew, a 23 year old woman with a post-natal illness following the birth of her fifth child.
3Case 1137Case of John, Lord Dunlop of Dunlop, who develops a bladder disorder then a severe flux and becomes very weak and despairing.
4Case 1138Case of Frances Dunlop who has a fever and becomes delirious.
5Case 1576Case of Major Hutchison Dunlop who is to be bled, blistered and given a cooling mixture.
6Case 2281Case of Rachel Dunlop whose stomach pains and breathlessness are attributed to weak nerves.
7Case 2517Case of an unnamed lady, patient of Alexander Taylor, who sent no fee to Cullen.
8Case 2518Case of Miss Susan (Susie) Wallace-Dunlop.