Lives of the fellows

Francis Hicken Northen

b.1773 d.11 January 1861
MD LRCP(1811)

Francis Hicken Northen, M.D., was born in Staffordshire, and graduated doctor of medicine 24th June, 1793 (D.M.I. de Ischuria). He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians, 25th June, 1811, and practised for many years at Newcastle, in his native county. He died at Eccleshall, co. Stafford, 11th January, 1861, aged eighty-nine. Dr. Northen was a gentleman of the old school, of a highly cultivated understanding, most amiable temper, and great urbanity of manners. As a physician he enjoyed a high and well-deserved reputation.(1)

William Munk

[(1) Lancet, of January 26, 1861, p. 100.]

(Volume III, page 96)

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