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Biographical entry Morrison, William ( - 1854)

MRCS March 27th 1835; FRCS Dec 11th 1843 one of the original 300 Fellows.

Died
13 October 1854
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

After practising at Newcastle-upon-Tyne was appointed Surgeon to the Colony of Hong Kong, and arrived there in November, 1847. He died from abscess of the liver on Oct 13th, 1854. In those few years his service had come to be highly valued by the Local Government. He lived esteemed and died regretted by all who knew him. Sisters of Charity and priests attended his funeral.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England