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Biographical entry Orsborn, John ( - 1883)

MRCS Jan 10th 1840; FRCS Dec 12th 1850; MD St Andrews 1857; LSA 1841.

13 October 1883
Emsworth, Hampshire
General surgeon


Educated at University College Hospital and at Chichester Infirmary. He practised at Bitterne, Southampton, and was at one time President of the Southampton Medical Society and Vice-President of the Southern Branch of the British Medical Association. He was a Fellow of the Medical Society of London. Removing to Seafield, Emsworth, Hants, in the seventies, he died there on Oct 13th, 1883.

In Memoriam, Edmund Alexander Parkes, 12mo, Southampton, 1876. He spells his name 'Orsborn' on the title-page, and quotes a letter addressed to him in the same form.

Sources used to compile this entry: [So spelt in the Fellows' Register and College Calendar. The name is spelt also OSBORN and ORSBORNE].

The Royal College of Surgeons of England