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Adair, James Makittrick (1728–1801), physician

W. P. Courtney

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Adair, James Makittrick (1728–1801), physician, was born James Makittrick, the son of James Makittrick, a physician in Ayr, and Miss Adair (b. 1700), the daughter of Miss Dunbar and Robert Adair of Maryport Farm, Kirkmaiden, Mull of Galloway. His brother John practised medicine in ...

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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