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Biographical entry Harrison, Edward Thompson David (1820 - 1907)

MRCS July 15th 1842; FRCS (by election) Dec 13th 1883; LSA 1842; JP.

3 April 1907
Bristol, UK
General surgeon


A member of one of the oldest families in Montgomeryshire; he practised at Welshpool, near Montgomery, where he was Surgeon to the Dispensary, to the Parish of Welshpool, to the Pool and Montgomeryshire Workhouse, and later on Medical Officer to the Forden Union Workhouse and to the Royal Montgomery Militia, in which he rose to the rank of Surgeon Major; subsequently to the 4th Battalion of the South Wales Borderers. He was also JP for Welshpool and four times Mayor of the Borough. He retired at some time between 1880 and 1890 to Cornwallis Crescent, Clifton, Bristol, where he died on April 3rd, 1907.

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