Lives of the fellows

William Coxe

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MB Cantab(1738) MD(1743) FRCP(1748)

William Coxe, M.D., of Corpus Christi college, Cambridge; M.B. 1738; M.D. 4th July, 1743. He was admitted a Candidate of the College of Physicians 30th September, 1747; a Fellow 30th September, 1748; and was Censor in 1750, 1755, and Harveian orator in 1753. He was physician to the Westminster hospital from 1750 to 1757. His portrait is in the board room of that hospital. His son, William Coxe, fellow of King’s college, Cambridge, born 7th March, 1747, O.S., died 8th June, 1828, was well known as a traveller, and the author of " Memoirs of Sir Robert Walpole, earl of Orford," "Memoirs of Horatio lord Walpole," "Memoirs of John, duke of Marlborough," &c., &c.

William Munk

(Volume II, page 166)

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