Lives of the fellows

Simon Wellman

b.? d.1707
AB Oxon(1656) AM(1658) LRCP(1661) MD Cantab(1686) FRCP(1687)

Simon Wellman, MD, was the second son of Simon Wellman, of Taunton, esquire, and was matriculated at Exeter college, Oxford, 28th March, 1653, and admitted a demy of Magdalen college in 1655. He proceeded AB 13th October, 1656, AM 1658, and was elected probationer fellow of Magdalen in 1658, but resigned his fellowship in 1661. On the 30th September, 1661, he was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians. He was incorporated at Cambridge on his master’s degree, as a member of Trinity college, 1686, and in the same year proceeded doctor of medicine at Cambridge, as a member of Christ college. Having been created a Fellow of our College by the charter of king James II, he was admitted as such 12th April, 1687. He died in 1707, without surviving issue, and bequeathed his estates and property to his elder brother Isaac.

William Munk

(Volume I, page 452)

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