b.1803-4 d.15 December 1848
MB Cantab(1830) MD(1835) FRCP(1836)
John Harris was born at Plymouth, the son of John Harris. He went to school at Tiverton and was apprenticed to a surgeon in Plymouth before going up to Trinity College, Cambridge, in 1825. He took the degree of M.B. in 1830 and, after a period of study in Paris and at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, the M.D. degree in 1835. He was admitted ad eundem at Oxford in 1839. He practised at Winchester until 1844. In this year, he moved to London, where he was appointed physician to the Surrey Dispensary.
G H Brown
[Gentleman's Magazine, 1849, i, 210; Al.Cantab., iii, 254; Al.Oxon., ii, 613]
(Volume IV, page 13)
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