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Biographical entry Middlebro, Thomas Holmes (1864 - 1935)

MRCS 2 November 1899; FRCS 31 May 1892; MB Toronto 1892; LRCP 1899; FACS 1924.

10 August 1864
Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
16 July 1935
Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
General surgeon


Born 10 August 1864 at Owen Sound, Ontario, the fourth child and third son of John Middlebrough, miller and contractor, and Margaret Burrow, his wife. He was educated at Old Stone School, now Strathcona Public School, Owen Sound, at the Model School, Collingwood, and at the Medical School of Toronto University. He practised all his life at Owen Sound, where he was surgeon-in-chief at the General and Marine Hospital. He married Margaret Thompson on 26 June 1901, who survived him with three sons and three daughters. He died on 16 July 1935 at Owen Sound, from the results of a motor accident sustained on 25 May 1935.

Sources used to compile this entry: [Canad med Ass J1935, 33, 342 and 458; information given by Mrs Middlebro].

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