Lives of the fellows

George Colebrook

b.? d.24 July 1716
MA Cantab(1690) MD(1697) FRCP(1702/3)

George Colebrook, M.D., was of Emmanuel college, Cambridge. He was created master of arts (Comitiis Regiis) 1690; proceeded M.D. in 1697; was admitted a Candidate of the College of Physicians 30th September, 1698; and a Fellow 22nd March, 1702-3. Dr. Colebrook delivered the Gulstonian lectures "on the Vessels of the Thorax," in 1707, and the Harveian Oration in 1711. He was Censor in 1708, 1710, 1712 ; and was named an Elect, in place of Dr. Goodall deceased, 14th October, 1712. He died 24th July, 1716, and is commemorated in our Annals as " a very worthy, honest man, learned and industrious in his profession. He had," continues the record, " a great affection to the interests of the College."

William Munk

(Volume II, page 10)

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