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Biographical entry Tweed, John James (1819 - 1902)

MRCS July 25th 1842; FRCS Nov 10th 1864; LSA 1843.

Born
1819
Died
22 February 1902
Occupation
Obstetrician

Details

The son of a well-known surgeon practising at Bishops Stortford, Essex. He was educated at the Parsonage of his native place and then at University College, London, where he joined the Medical Department and afterwards was a Life Governor of the Hospital. He practised at 14 Upper Brook Street for over sixty years, and the best years of his life were devoted to a very large obstetric practice. He was a Fellow of the Obstetrical Society and a member of the British Medical Association. He died on Feb 22nd, 1902.

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