Lives of the fellows

Thomas Smith

b.1765 d.12 February 1848
MD Edin(1787) LRCP(1810)

Thomas Smith, M.D., was born in the county of Durham, and received his medical education at Edinburgh, where he graduated doctor of medicine 24th June, 1787 (D.M.I. de Medicina Sectæ Methodicæ Veteris). He settled at Nottingham, and in 1791 was elected physician to the General hospital in that town, an office which he resigned in 1798. He removed subsequently to Bury St. Edmund’s, where he practised for many years, and was appointed physician to the Suffolk General hospital. Dr. Smith was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 25th June, 1810, and died at Bury St. Edmund’s 12th February, 1848, aged eighty-three.

William Munk

(Volume III, page 92)

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