b.1759 d.27 July 1839
Jeremiah Whitaker Newman was bred a surgeon, and practised for several years in that capacity in London. He was admitted an Extra-Licentiate of the College of Physicians 9th December, 1790, when he settled as a physician at Ringwood, in Hampshire, and died there 27th July, 1839, aged eighty. He was the author of—
A Short Inquiry into the Merits of Solvents, so far as it may be necessary to compare them with the Operation of Lithotomy. 8vo. Lond. 1781.
An Essay on the Principles and Manners of the Medical Profession; with some occasional Remarks on the Use and Abuse of Medicines. 8vo. Lond. 1783; and of an agreeable work—
The Lounger’s Common-Place Book. 3 vols. 8vo. Lond. 1805.
(Volume II, page 414)
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