Lives of the fellows

Stephen Henry Ward

b.1819 d.10 July 1880

S. H. Ward, son of Nathaniel Bagshawe Ward, F.R.S, a distinguished botanist and microscopist, was sent to school in Hackney and to the London Hospital for his medical education. After qualifying, his principal appointments were as physician to the Seamen’s Hospital, Greenwich (1859), and the City of London Hospital for Diseases of the Chest (1864). He was examiner to the Society of Apothecaries, of which his father had been master and treasurer, and president of the Hunterian Society. He married a sister of E. W. Cooke, R.A., F.R.S., and had one daughter.

G H Brown

[Medical Times and Gazette, 1880]

(Volume IV, page 189)

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