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Authorised form of namePitt; Robert (1653 - ? 1713)
SurnamePitt
ForenamesRobert
Dates1653 - ? 1713
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England (1653)
Death:
13 January 1712 or 13 January 1713
ActivityEducation:
Wadham College, Oxford; BA (1672), MA (1675), BMed (1678), DMed (1682)
Career:
Fellow of Wadham (1674); Professor of Anatomy, Oxford; moved to London (1684); Physician, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London (1697-1707)
Memberships:
FRCP (1687)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
20/12/1682
Council:
1687-1688, 1692, 1695
RelationshipsSon of Robert Pitt of Blandford, Dorset; married Martha, daughter of John Nourse of Wood Eaton, Oxfordshire
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; Hunter; Foster
Notes:
Proposed by Sir Christopher Wren; Robert Plot. DNB gives death date as 13 Jan 1712-3, whereas index to BR gives 13 Jan 1711/12; Hunter gives 1713 and says that he had withdrawn in 1707 and had been admitted 8 Apr 1685. LI has a Robert Pitt, gent, arm, admitted 1705
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/26104774
Royal Society codeNA1799
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
CLP/14i/36History of 'lumbaginis rheumatiae convulsivae' by Robert Pittnd
CLP/11i/28Paper, 'Of oils' by Dr [Robert] Pitt[1684]
RBO/7/106'Historia Lumbaginis Rheumaticae convulsiva' by Robert Pittnd
LBO/8/115Copy letter from Robert Pitt to Robert Plot [Plott]1682
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