Lives of the fellows

William Stanes

b.c.1610 d.11 February 1679/80
MB Cantab(1635) MD(1639) FRCP(1641)

William Stanes, MD, a native of Essex, was matriculated a pensioner of Emmanuel college, Cambridge, in December, 1629; proceeded MB 1635, MD 1639; and was admitted a Candidate of the College of Physicians 23rd December, 1639, and a Fellow 20th October, 1641. He was named an Elect 4th June, 1658, and was Censor in 1666, 1670, 1677; Registrar, 1670, 1671, 1672, 1673; Consiliarius from 1669 to 1679 inclusive. He died 11th February, 1679-80, aged seventy, and was buried at Waterbeach, co Cambridge. His memento is as follows:-
Here lyeth interred the body of
William Stane Dr in Physick,
one of the Fellows and Elects
of the Colledge of Physitians in London,
who died the 11th of February 1679
aged 70.

His widow, Dorothy, was a benefactor to Waterbeach.(1)

William Munk

[(1) Clay’s Waterbeach, pp.44 and 79.]

(Volume I, page 231)

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