Authorised form of nameGreenhow; Edward Headlam (1814 - 1888)
Dates1814 - 1888
Place of birthNorth Shields, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England
Date of birth10 December 1814
Place of deathCharing Cross Station, London
Date of death22 November 1888
Edinburgh; Montpellier. MD (1853, Aberdeen)
Assisted in his father's medical practice (for 18 months); moved to London (1853); Assistant Physician, Middlesex Hospital; Physican, Middlesex Hospital (1861)
Clinical Society (President)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election02/06/1870
RelationshipsSon of a doctor
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
W H Sykes has signed the election certificate twice
Royal Society codeNA6358
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/3/208Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Whitaker Hulke, Fellow of the Royal Society10 April 1889
EC/1870/03Greenhow, Edward Headlam: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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