Authorised form of nameWilks; Sir; Samuel (1824 - 1911)
Other forms of nameWilks, Samuel
Dates1824 - 1911
Dates and placesBirth:
Camberwell, London, England (02 June 1824)
Hampstead (08 November 1911)
Burial :
Research Field:
University College School; MB (1848, London), MD (1850)
Apprenticed to a doctor; attended Guy's Hospital, London; Assistant Physician, Guy's Hospital (1856); Physician. Guy's Hospital (1867); Physician to the Duke and Duchess of Connaught (1879); practised in St Thomas's Street, Borough, and then in Grosvenor Street; retired to Hampstead
MRCS (1847); MRCP (1851); FRCP
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
RelationshipsSon of Joseph Barbert Wilks, Cashier at East India House, Leadenhall Street
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA5706
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1870/16Wilks, Sir Samuel: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/Maull/004919Wilks, Sir Samuelnd
AP/63/2Is the diameter of the pupil of the eye an equivalent of the lights intensity?1884
NLB/13/18Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Samuel Wilks, Fellow of the Royal Society28 May 1896
NLB/23/1/155Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Samuel Wilks, Fellow of the Royal Society2 October 1901
NLB/25/847Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Samuel Wilks, Fellow of the Royal Society, 8 Prince Arthur Road, Hampstead, N.W. 10 January 1903
IM/004918Wilks, Sir Samuel1999
NLB/16/53Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor T Clifford Allbutt, Fellow of the Royal Society21 January 1898
VF/39"Philosophical Pathology"01 October 1892
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