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Biographical entry Jones, William Warner (1872 - 1952)

MRCS 25 July 1900; FRCS 9 June 1904; MB Toronto 1895; FACS 1913.

Holstein, Canada
29 March 1952
Toronto, Canada
General surgeon and Urologist


Born in 1872 at Holstein, Canada, he received his early education at Mount Forest, and practised there for a year after graduation from the University of Toronto in 1895. He took postgraduate work in London, and was admitted to the Royal College of Surgeons as a Member in 1900; he took the Fellowship after four years. Returning to Canada, he joined the staff of the Toronto General Hospital as a surgeon. After founding the urology division, he headed it as associate professor of clinical surgery. He was a past president of the Academy of Medicine, Toronto; a member of the American Urological Association; a charter member of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity; and an honorary life member of the Aesculapian Society. He died on 29 March 1952 in Toronto from a cerebral haemorrhage. He was 80 and had been retired since 1932. His daughter survived him. He had lived at nos 41 and 35 Avenue Road, Toronto.

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