Lives of the fellows

William Vaughan

b.1731 d.7 August 1790
MD Edin(1756) LRCP(1765)

William Vaughan, M.D., was born in London, and received his medical education at Edinburgh, where he graduated doctor of medicine 19th July, 1756 (D.M.I. de Rheumatismo). He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 23rd December, 1765; and died at his house in Union-court, Old Broad-street, from the effects of a violent cold, 7th August, 1790, aged fifty-nine. He is represented as a good practitioner, a passionate lover of music and poetry, an accomplished classical scholar, and an enthusiastic admirer of Virgil and Homer.

William Munk

(Volume II, page 274)

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