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Biographical entry Jukes, Alfred ( - 1847)

MRCS, April 17th, 1812; FRCS, Dec 11th, 1843, one of the original 300 Fellows.

General surgeon


Held the office of House Surgeon to the Birmingham General Hospital for ten years; he was then elected Surgeon in 1823 and held office until March, 1843, when his place was filled by S H Amphlett (qv), who had been his pupil. He appears to have belonged to a medical family in the town, for Fred Jukes, living at 45 Cherry Street, took his MRCS in 1819 and was also for ten years Resident Surgeon to the Birmingham General Hospital. Alfred Jukes died on or before July 28th, 1847.

Sources used to compile this entry: [The Birmingham General Hospital and Triennial Musical Festivals, a series of papers from Aris’s Birmingham Gazette of July and August, 1858(?), 47, 65, 66].

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