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Biographical entry Grantham, John (1801 - 1873)

MRCS Feb 21st 1823; FRCS (by election) Aug 26th 1844; LSA 1823.

Born
1801
Died
14 November 1873
Crayford
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Studied at Guy's and St Thomas's Hospitals, and practised at Crayford, Kent, where he was Surgeon to the Police and Certifying Factory Surgeon. He underwent a long painful illness, over which his friends, Erasmus Wilson, Henry Smith, and John Adams, consulted together, and he died at Crayford on Nov 14th, 1873. He was a widower and was survived by three daughters. His only son, a MRCS, predeceased him.

Publications:
Facts and Observations in Medicine and Surgery: with Particular Reference to Fractures, Dislocations, Gunshot Wounds, Calculus, 1844; with additional memoirs, 8vo, illustrated, London, 1849.
Additional Memoirs in Medicine and Surgery, 8vo, Dartford, 1861; also 1862; reprinted from Med Times and Gaz, 1854-61.

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