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Authorised form of nameSheldon; John (1752 - 1808)
SurnameSheldon
ForenamesJohn
Dates1752 - 1808
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (06 July 1752)
Death:
At his cottage on the banks of the River Exe, Devon (08 October 1808)
ActivityEducation:
Harrow School
Career:
Taught anatomy at Watson's private museum, Tottenham Court Road, London; opened a private anatomical theatre, taught and researched there, in Great Queen Street, London (1777); Professor of Anatomy, Royal Academy (1782); Surgeon, Westminster Hospital (1786-1788); Surgeon, Devon and Exeter Hospital (1797)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
29/04/1784
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA2627
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MS/391/216Bond of John Sheldon to the Treasurer of the Royal Society6 May 1784
EC/1784/02Sheldon, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/004141Sheldon, Johnnd
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