Lives of the fellows

William Matterson

b.May 1815 d.23 April 1890
MD St And MRCS LSA FRCP(1875) JP

William Matterson was born at York, the eldest son of Dr. William Matterson, and was educated at St. Peter’s School, York, and St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, qualifying in 1837. His professional life was spent in his native city. He was surgeon and afterwards physician, to the York Dispensary, and physician to the County Hospital, the Lunatic Asylum and the School for the Blind. He lectured at the York School of Medicine and was president of the York Medical Society. He died at York.

G H Brown

[Lancet, 1890; B.M.J., 1890]

(Volume IV, page 233)

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