Authorised form of nameReynolds; Sir; John Russell (1828 - 1896)
Dates1828 - 1896
Place of birthRomsey, Hampshire, England
Date of birth22 May 1828
Place of deathHis house in Grosvenor Street, London
Date of death29 May 1896
University College, London. MB (1851), MD (1852)
Began practising in Leeds; moved to London, taking over the house previously occupied by Marshal Hall (FRS 1832); Assistant Physician, Westminster Hospital (1857); Assistant Physician, University College Hospital (1859); Professor of Clinical Medicine, University College, London (1865); practised largely in nervous diseases
Bt 1895
FRCP (1859; President 1893-1895)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election03/06/1869
RelationshipsGrandson of Henry Revell Reynolds (FRS 1781)
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
The following inserted in citation, and then crossed out: 'Author of Works on the Diseases of the Brain; the Vaso-motor System of Nerves; on Epilepsy: on the Electric Condition of the Nerves in Hemiplegia, and other Works. Editor of a System of Medicine. A B Garrod has signed election certificate twice
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Royal Society codeNA1469
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1869/14Reynolds, Sir John Russell: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/64/9On a Prospective Microscope1887
NLB/2/856Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Russell Reynold [Fellow of the Royal Society]26 November 1888
NLB/13/57Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrisons & Sons2 June 1896
IM/Maull/003797Reynolds, John Russell1893
NLB/3/721Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary of The Pasteur Fund, Mansion House24 September 1889
NLB/3/949Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster, [Royal Society]22 November 1889
MC/8/375Letter from J [John] Russell Reynolds, 38 Grosvenor Street, Grosvenor Square, to Dr [William] Sharpey, [Secretary of the Royal Society]7 June 1869
MC/8Volume 8 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1867-1869
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