Frank Lindsay Dickson India England Canada

Biography of Frank Lindsay Dickson

Frank Lindsay Dickson was born on the 16th December 1872 in Roorkee, West Bengal, India, son of Frederick Lindsay Dickson, a medical doctor, and Charlotte Dickson, nee Kilpatrick.

Frank Lindsay Dickson graduated MB from the University in 1900. He first enrolled at the University of Glasgow in 1892, aged 19, and gave as his home address at Duncan's Station, Canada.

Frank married Margaret Telfer Kirk Houston on the 27th July 1898 in Govan, Glasgow, had five children and spent a number of later years living in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight, where he died on the 22nd October 1929. See also WWI Roll of Honour entry for Frank Dickson.


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Archival Materials

  • University of Glasgow Archives Overseas Database


Frank Lindsay Dickson
Born 16 December 1873.
Died 22 October 1929.
GU Degree: MB, 1900;
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 1st Jul 2013

Country Associations

India India, Uttarakhand, Roorkee
Place of Birth

England England, Isle of Wight
Place of Death

Canada Canada, Duncan

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