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Authorised form of nameWright; Thomas (1809 - 1884)
SurnameWright
ForenamesThomas
Dates1809 - 1884
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland (09 November 1809)
Death:
17 November 1884
ActivityProfession:
Surgeon
Research Field:
Palaeontology
Education:
Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin (qualified 1832). MD (1846, St Andrews)
Career:
Articled to his brother-in-law, a surgeon in Paisley; after qualifying set up in practise in Cheltenham; Surgeon, General Hospital, Cheltenham; collected Jurassic fossils
Memberships:
FRSE; FGS (1859)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
12/06/1879
RelationshipsMarried: 1) Elizabeth, daughter of Captain Vincent May of Liverpool; 2) (1845) Mary, daughter of Sir Robert Tristram Ricketts
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA6495
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1879/22Wright, Thomas: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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