Burnes, James, 1801-1862

Burnes, James, 1801-1862



  • Existence: 1801 - 1862


James Burnes was born on February 12, 1801 in Montrose, Scotland. He was a doctor and surgeon in India, who became physician-general of Bombay. Burnes died in 1862.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

James Burnes letters

Identifier: MS-120
Date(s): 1817 to 1839

James Burnes (1801-1862), surgeon. The collection contains letters of his parents and other family members, while a student in Edinburgh, and while a surgeon in London and Bombay.