Lives of the fellows

Thomas Gifford

b.20 January 1609/10 d.1669
MD Leyden(1636) MD Oxon(1642)

Thomas Gifford, MD, was born in London 20th January, 1609-10, and graduated doctor of medicine at Leyden in May, 1636. He was incorporated at Oxford 20th May, 1642, and was admitted a Candidate of the College of Physicians 30th September, 1654. He died in 1669, and was buried in the church of Sutton-at-Hone, co Kent, where the following memorial of him yet remains:-
Hic jacet
Thomas Gifford, in medicinis doctor:
qui norunt eum non potuerunt satis æstimare,
qui non æstimarunt nunquam satis cognoverunt.
Natus 20 die Januarii, 1609;
sepultus 5to die Octobris, 1669

William Munk

(Volume I, page 269)

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