Authorised form of nameHunter; Alexander (1729 - 1809)
Dates1729 - 1809
Place of birthEdinburgh, Scotland
Date of birth1729
Place of deathEngland
Date of death17 May 1809
Dates and placesBurial:
St Michael le Belfry, York, Yorkshire
MD (1753, Edinburgh)
Established, and was Physician to, the York Lunatic Asylum (1772)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election02/02/1775
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA7205
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
L&P/8/83Paper, 'A case of insanity' by Alexander Hunter1783
L&P/7/206Letter, 'Of the vapour bath in Hydrocephalus infernus' from Alexander Hunter to unknown recipient4 April 1781
EC/1774/26Hunter, Alexander: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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