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MEN OF CANADA.

HUGH ROBERTSON, M.D.,
Professor of Anatomy, Trinity
Medical College, was born
in Thorold, County of Welland, Ont.
His parents were John and Jean Taylor
Robertson, natives of Scotland. The
family are descendants of the Robert-
sons who acquired Orkney and other
lands in Nairnshire (1450 A.D.), and
also possessed the estate of Struan in
Perthshire. He entered Victoria Medi-
cal College in 1867. In 1870 he
graduated from Toronto University
with honors, and was licensed by the
College of Physicians and Surgeons.
He then went to Europe, studied in

St. Thomas' Hospital, London, and received the degree of M.R.C.S., England. In 1872 he began practice iii Toronto and was elected professor of anatomy in Trinity University, and in 1874 examiner of anatomy in the College of Physicians and Surgeons. In 1879 he was elected treasurer of Trinity Medical College, and in 1887 its representative on the senate of the University of Toronto. In 1880 he was chosen as medical director of the Canadian Mutual Life Association, and in 1888 a director of the British America Assurance Co. Dr. Robertson is a member of the Presbyterian Church.

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