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Authorised form of nameHigginbottom; John (1788 - 1876)
SurnameHigginbottom
ForenamesJohn
Dates1788 - 1876
Dates and placesBirth:
Aston-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England (14 June 1788)
Death:
07 April 1876
ActivityProfession:
Surgeon
Education:
Studied medicine at Edinburgh (from 1809); attended lectures of surgeons including Sir Astley Cooper
Career:
Apprenticed to an uncle who was a Surgeon at Stockport; assistant to a surgeon in a large practice, Nottingham; set up own practice, Nottingham (after 1818)
Memberships:
MRCS (1818); FRCS (Honorary)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
3/06/1852
RelationshipsSon of a solicitor; married Ann, daughter of Robert Hall of New Banford and sister of Marshall Hall (FRS 1832)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/6246149296246780670002
Royal Society codeNA5858
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1852/07Higginbottom, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/29/7Researches to determine the Number of Species and the Mode of Development of the British TritonFebruary 1847
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