Lives of the fellows

John Coningham

b.1696 d.23 January 1749
MD Rheims(1719) LRCP(1723) MD Cantab(1728) FRCP(1729)

John Coningham, M.D., was a native of Cumberland. He, being then twenty-two years of age was, on the 22nd August, 1718, entered on the physic line at Leyden, and he graduated doctor of medicine at Rheims 21st July, 1719. He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 25th June, 1723; but, having been created doctor of medicine at Cambridge, 26th April, 1728, was admitted a Candidate 30th September, 1728, and a Fellow of the College 30th September, 1729. He was Censor in 1740, 1744, 1747; and was named an Elect 16th December, 1746. Dr. Coningham was appointed physician extraordinary to the London Hospital 16th March,1742, and died 23rd January, 1749.

William Munk

(Volume II, page 112)

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