Archibald Ian McCallum 1917 2005

Name : Archibald Ian McCallum but known as Ian

Father : John Duncan McCallum 1879 - 1964


Born : 1917, Lochgilphead1

Siblings : Elizabeth (Betty)2

Married : Mary Margaret Maitland - 1906 Hillhead, Glasgow3

Children : John, Elizabeth Mary, David.

Death : February 20054

Peacefully, in his 88th year at Ardfenaig Residential Home, Ardrishaig, Argyll, Archibald Ian McCallum MB ChB, Freeman of Lochgilphead.
Beloved husband of Mary Margaret and much loved father of John, Elizabeth and David.
A dear father-in-law, grandfather, great grandfather and brother to Betty.
Funeral Service will be held in Lochgilphead Parish Church on Wednesday, 9th February 2005 at 1.30p.m. thereafter to Achnabreac Cemetery. All friends are respectfully invited to attend.

Occupation : Doctor

Archibald Ian McCallum graduated MBChB on 27 September 1939, having been a student here since 1934 (our ref SEN10/82).
His matriculation record for his final year 1938-9 gives the following information:

  • Name: Archibald Ian McCallum
  • Home address Duncraoibhan, Lochgilphead
  • Present address: 11 Park Circus Place, Glasgow, C3 (Hostel)
  • Age at last birthday: 21
  • Birthplace: Lochgilphead
  • Father's Christian name: John
  • Father's occupation: Medical practitioner
  • Is father alive?: Yes

(Source: R8/5/59/6) Glasgow University Archives, email 25 October 2013

Provost of Lochgilphead from 19565
The Medical Directory of 1998 states that Dr A. Ian McCallum gained an MB ChB at the University of Glasgow in 1939 and that he was late House Physician at the Western Infirmary Glasgow6


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  • Ardfenaig Residential Home, Ardrishaig, Argyll

remembered as being family doctor .. (old lochgilphead pictures on facebook)


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