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Authorised form of nameJenner; Sir; William (1815 - 1898); Physician
SurnameJenner
ForenamesWilliam
Dates1815 - 1898
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Chatham, Kent, England (30 January 1815)
Death:
Greenwood, near Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire (11 December 1898)
Burial:
Durley, Hampshire
ActivityProfession:
Physician
Education:
University College, London. MD (1844)
Career:
Set up in practice near Regent's Park; Professor of Pathological Anatomy, University College, London; Assistant Physician, University College Hospital; Physician, Hospital for Sick Children (1852); Physician, London Fever Hospital (1853); Physician in Ordinary to Queen Victoria (1861) and attended Prince Albert in his last illness; Professor of Medicine, University College, London; retired (1889)
Honours:
Bt 1868; KCB 1872; GCB 1889
Memberships:
FRCP (President 1881-1888)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
2/06/1864
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1905 vol 75 pp 28-29 signed by W R G
References:
Vanity Fair 26 April 1873 - "Physic" by 'Spy'
Notes:
George Burrows has signed the election certificate twice
Royal Society codeNA6064
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
VF/19Portrait of Sir William Jenner by Sir Leslie Ward26 April 1873
EC/1864/10Jenner, Sir William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/002427Jenner, Sir Williamnd
NLB/17/724Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons[12 December 1898]
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