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Authorised form of nameHewett; Sir; Prescott Gardner (1812 - 1891)
Dates1812 - 1891
Date of birth03 July 1812
Date of death19 June 1891
OccupationSurgeon
ActivityEducation:
Paris (studied medicine and art)
Career:
Curator of the Museum, St George' Hospital, London; Lecturer in Anatomy, St George's Hospital; Assistant Surgeon (1848), Surgeon (1861), St George's Hospital; Surgeon Extraordinary to Queen Victoria (1867); reitred (1875); Serjeant Surgeon (1884); painted watercolours in his retirement
Honours:
Bt 1883
Memberships:
MRCS (1836); FRCS (1843, President 1876); FRCSE
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election04/06/1874
RelationshipsMarried (13 September 1849) Sarah Elizabeth, daughter of Rev Joseph Cowell
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA6436
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1874/09Hewett, Sir Prescott Gardner: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/5/464Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons22 June 1891
NLB/8/738Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir James Paget, Fellow of the Royal Society15 December 1893
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