John Argyll Robertson

No Dates

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Awarded the compensation with a group of trustees for his wife, Elizabeth Robertson née Wightman (q.v.) for 3 estates on Tobago.

  1. General surgeon with a special interest in eye surgery. His son, Douglas Argyll Robertson (1837-1909), was a pioneer of ophthalmic surgery.

Sources

T71/ 891 Tobago nos. 24, 56 and 70.

  1. Andrzej Grzybowski and Gordon T. Plant, 'A tribute to Douglas Argyll Robertson in the centenary of his death: his achievements, the influence of his father and his "Pupil" today', Neuro-Ophthalmology, Decmeber 2009, Vol. 33 No. 6 pp. 308-12.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Name in compensation records
John Argyll Robertson M.D.
Spouse
Elizabeth Wightman
Children
Douglas Argyll Robertson
Occupation
Surgeon

Associated Claims (4)

£448 6S 4D
Awardee
£1,706 10S 1D
Awardee
£976 3S 7D
Awardee
£62 6S 11D
Unsuccessful claimant

Addresses (1)

Edinburgh, Midlothian (Edinburgh), Central Scotland, Scotland