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Authorised form of nameCarpue; Joseph Constantine (1764 - 1846)
SurnameCarpue
ForenamesJoseph Constantine
Dates1764 - 1846
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (04 May 1764)
Death:
30 January 1846
ActivityProfession:
Surgeon
Education:
Jesuits' College, Douai; St George's Hospital, London
Career:
Staff Surgeon, Duke of York's Hospital, Chelsea (for 12 years); Surgeon, National Vaccine Institution; taught anatomy; lecturer (until 1832); interested in medical electricity; died after being "much shaken" by an accident on the recently-opened South Western Railway
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
13/02/1817
RelationshipsHis father lived in Brook Green, London, and was descended from a Spanish family
General contextElection certificate in 1816 (EC/1816/15) though not elected till 1817
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1846 No 66 pp 638-639
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/33500508
Royal Society codeNA7463
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/000738Carpue, Joseph Constantinend
AP/15/29Unpublished paper, 'A physiological inquiry into the uses of the thymus gland' by John Tuson30 May 1832
EC/1816/15Carpue, Joseph Constantine: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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