Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Wylie, Sir James, first baronetlocked

  • John B. Wilson


Wylie, Sir James, first baronet (1768–1854), physician, was born in Kincardine-on-Forth, Perthshire, on 13 November 1768, the second child of William Wylie (or Willie), a carrier, and Janet Meiklejohn. He studied medicine at Edinburgh for a number of years, but was awarded his MD by ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription