Lives of the fellows

John Wilson

b.? d.c.1858
AB Cantab(1816) AM(1819) MD(1826) FRCP(1827)

John Wilson, M.D., was born in Cumberland and educated at Christ college, Cambridge. He graduated A.B. 1816, A.M. 1819, had a licence ad practicandum 4th July, 1821, and proceeded M.D. in 1826. He was admitted an Inceptor-Candidate of the College of Physicians 12th April, 1824, a Candidate 30th September,1826, and a Fellow 22nd December, 1827. He was Censor in 1831. Dr. Wilson was elected physician to the Middlesex hospital 15th December, 1831. He died in 1858 or 1859, having shortly before given to the world a very extraordinary and unintelligible work, entitled—
The Lost Solar System of the Ancients discovered. 2 vols. 8vo. Lond. 1856.
Appendix to the Lost Solar System of the Ancients.
8vo. Lond. 1858.

William Munk

(Volume III, page 281)

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