William Forsyth Canada United States

Biography of William Forsyth

William Forsyth graduated MB from the University of Glasgow in 1828. He was born in Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, son of William.

Forsyth first enrolled at the University on 25th October 1825 to study for a medical degree. He took classes in subjects such as Anatomy, Botany and Surgery. After graduating he returned to Nova Scotia to practise medicine.


Archival Materials

  • Addison 1727-1897 reads: "Americanus" [Graduation album]
  • GUA21247, Medical Matriculations 1803-1842


William Forsyth
GU Degree: MD, 1828;
University Link: Graduate
Record last updated: 23rd Aug 2016

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