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Authorised form of nameGranville; Augustus Bozzi (1783 - 1872)
SurnameGranville
ForenamesAugustus Bozzi
Dates1783 - 1872
NationalityItalian
Dates and placesBirth:
Milan, Italy (07 October 1783)
Death:
Dover, Kent (03 March 1872)
ActivityProfession:
Surgeon
Education:
Milan; MD (1802, Pavia)
Career:
Travelled in Greece, Spain and Portugal; Assistant Surgeon to British Squadron at Lisbon (joined 1807); retired on half pay (1813); worked as translator, interpreter and courier to the Foreign Office; took up study of medicine again, especially interested in midwifery; had a large practice as accoucheur; visited Russia professionally (1827 and 1849); interested in spas, and practised in Kissingen for a part of each year; published "The Royal Society in the 19th century ..." (1836)
Memberships:
FLS; LCP (1817); MRCP; FGS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
20/11/1817
RelationshipsSon of Carlo Bozzi, Postmaster General of Milan; took the name of Granville after 1813
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/64131151
Royal Society codeNA7466
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/2Volume 2 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1832-1838
MC/1Volume 1 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1800-1831
IM/Maull/001742Granville, Augustus Bozzind
EC/1817/13Granville, Augustus Bozzi: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/1/59Letter from Augustus Bozzi Granville, Saville Row, to William Thomas Brande, Secretary of the Royal Society6 January 1819
MC/2/68Letter from Augustus Bozzi Granville, Grafton Street, to the Royal Society7 January 1833
MC/2/198Letter from [Augustus Bozzi] Granville, Grafton Street, Berkely [Berkeley] Square, to the Chairman of the Council of the Royal Society26 March 1836
MC/2/205Letter from [William] Whewell to John George Children, Secretary of the Royal Society17 May 1836
MC/2/206Copy letter from [William] Whewell, Trinity College Cambridge, to Dr. Augustus Bozzi Granville17 May 1836
MC/2/207Letter from Dr. Augustus Bozzi Granville, 16 Grafton Street, Berkeley Square, to [William Whewell], the Chairman of the Council of the Royal Society18 May 1836
MC/2/208Letter from [the Secretary of the Royal Society] to Dr. Augustus Bozzi Granville19 May 1836
MC/2/209Requisition for a Special General Meeting of the Royal Society21 May 1836
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