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Authorised form of nameHoskins; Samuel Elliott (1799 - 1888)
SurnameHoskins
ForenamesSamuel Elliott
Dates1799 - 1888
Dates and placesBirth:
Guernsey, Channel Islands (February 1799)
Death:
York Place, Candie Road, Guernsey (12 October 1888)
Burial:
Candie Cemetery, Guernsey
ActivityProfession:
Physician
Education:
Topsham; Exeter; Guys' and St Thomas' Hospitals, London (qualified 1821). MD (Erlangen)
Career:
Practised in Guernsey; experimented on the solubility of calculi; studied the climatology of Guernsey; published "Tables for the extemporaneous application of corrections for temperature to barometic observations" (1842); retired from medical practice (1859) and undertook historical research
Memberships:
LSA (1821); MRCS (1822); LRCP Extra-urbem (1834); FRCP (1859)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
25/05/1843
RelationshipsSon of Samuel Hoskins, businessman, and his wife Elizabeth Oliver; married (1830) Harriet Rowley, daughter of Thomas Le Merchant MacCulloch; one son
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Royal Society codeNA7603
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
AP/49/4Diagrams to illustrate Paper on the Weather1867
IM/Maull/002260Hoskins, Samuel Elliotnd
AP/27/4An Account of a Slight shock of an Earthquake felt in the Channel Islands 5 January 1844
EC/1843/19Hoskins, Samuel Elliott: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MS/426/435Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Samuel Elliott] Hoskins19 November 1850
IM/005894Hoskins, Samuel ElliotMarch 2000
EC/1841/36Hoskins, Samuel Elliott: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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