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Biographical entry Okes, John (1793 - 1870)

MRCS Feb 18th 1814; FRCS Dec 11th 1843 one of the original 300 Fellows.

Born
1793
Died
1870
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Was one of the twenty children of Thomas Verney Okes, Surgeon to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge, a medical author in extensive practice. John Okes's brother, Dr Richard Okes (d1888), was Provost of King's College, Cambridge, and editor of Musae Etonienses (new series 1796-1833). John Okes was for many years one of the Surgeons to Addenbrooke's Hospital, and died in 1870.

The Royal College of Surgeons of England