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Biographical entry Sampson, James King (1817 - 1902)

MRCS June 24th 1839; FRCS Oct 10th 1861; LSA 1840.

Born
1817
Died
10 September 1902
Southampton
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Received his professional training at Guy's Hospital. He practised throughout his long life at Lower Moira Place, Southampton, and was at first Surgeon to the Dispensary, and then for many years Ordinary Surgeon to the Royal South Hants Infirmary, of which he was Extraordinary Surgeon at the time of his death. He was also at one time an Admiralty Surgeon. He is described as a man of culture with refined taste, who made his life useful to his generation and honour┬Čable to himself. After his retirement he died at his residence, Abbotsfield, Shirley, Southampton, on Sept 10th, 1902.

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