Lives of the fellows

John Rayner

b.? d.1712
Ex LRCP(1710)

John Rayner, of Brotherton, co. York, was admitted an Extra-Licentiate of the College of Physicians 22nd June, 1710. One John Rayner, of Brotherton, doubtless our Extra-Licentiate, is said by Thoresby, the local historian and a family connection, to have died in Jamaica, in 1712. He was of a nonconformist family, and the eldest son of Thomas Rayner, gent., by his wife Mary, daughter and co-heiress of Richard Sykes, of Leeds, merchant.(1)

William Munk

[(1) Information from John Sykes, M.D., of Doncaster, October, 1863]

(Volume II, page 32)

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