Lives of the fellows

Charles Jernegham

b.1688 d.1760
MD Montpelier(1708) LRCP(1719)

Charles Jernegham, M.D.—His name is so spelt in the Annals. He was the third son of Sir Francis Jerningham, bart., of Costesey, who died 20th August, 1730, by his wife Anne, daughter of Sir George Blount, bart., of Worcestershire. He was a doctor of medicine of Montpelier, of 24th May, 1708, and was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 25th June, 1719. He married Elizabeth, daughter of Philip Roper, lord Teynham, who died 14th November, 1736. He married secondly Frances, daughter of Rowland Belasyse, brother of lord viscount Fauconberg. The doctor died in 1760, aged seventy-two, and was buried at Cossey.(1)

William Munk

[(1) Suckling’s Suffolk, vol. ii, p. 46]

(Volume II, page 67)

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