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Authorised form of nameFarr; Samuel (1741 - 1795)
SurnameFarr
ForenamesSamuel
Dates1741 - 1795
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth Place:
Taunton, Somerset, England
Death:
Upcott, near Taunton, Somerset (11 March 1795)
ActivityEducation:
Edinburgh; MD (1765, Leyden)
Career:
Physician, Bristol Infirmary (1760-1780); practised in Bristol, then in Taunton; translated Hippocrates "Epidemics"
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
25/02/1779
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Notes:
Note on election certificate: 'The Election of Dr Saml Farr is void on account of his not appearing within the time allowed by the Society for his admission.'
Royal Society codeNA7240
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1778/27Farr, Samuel: certificate of election to the Royal Society
L&P/7/18Paper, 'Meteorological register kept at Bristol, 1777' by Samuel Farr1777
L&P/6/231Paper, 'Meteorological observations at Bristol, 1776' by Samuel Farr1776
L&P/6/100Paper, 'Meteorological journal for 1774, Bristol' by Samuel Farr31 January 1775
L&P/6/193Paper, 'Meteorological observations at Bristol, 1775' by Samuel Farr23 March 1776
L&P/7/98Paper, 'Meteorological observations at Bristol' by Samuel Farr1779
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