Biographical entry Percival, William ( - 1849)
MRCS May 21st, 1801; FRCS Dec 11th, 1843, one of the original 300 Fellows.
- 13 November 1849
- General surgeon
Practised in Northampton, where for twenty-nine years he was Surgeon to the General Infirmary until failing health, a few weeks before his death, compelled his resignation and he was succeeded by James Marsh (q.v.). He was also Surgeon to the Royal Victoria Dispensary, in which he was followed by his son, William Percival, junr. He died at Northampton on Nov 13th, 1849.
The Royal College of Surgeons of England
Created: 27 March 2008