Authorised form of nameSylvius; Jacobus (c 1647 - 1689)
Datesc 1647 - 1689
Research fieldMedicine
Leyden (admitted 1667); MD; Incorporated at Dublin (1684)
Practised in Dublin
Dublin Philosophical Society
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election09/03/1687
ProposerSir John Hoskins
Other Royal Society activityNever admitted into the Society
Bulloch's Roll; Hoppen
K Theodore Hoppen, 'The Royal Society and Ireland. II' in NR 1965 vol 20 pp 78-99
Royal Society Boxfile no.16
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA7724
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EL/B1/10Copy of a letter, from William Brouncker to Dr [Jacobus?] Sylvius, dated at London3 July 1671
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView