Lives of the fellows

William Cooper

b.1741 d.May 1779
MD Leyden(1767) LRCP(1769)

William Cooper, M.D., was born in Worcestershire. On the 24th November, 1766, being then twenty-five years of age, he was entered on the physic line at Leyden, where he graduated doctor of medicine 3rd February, 1767 (D.M.I. de Abortionibus). He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 20th March, 1769. Dr. Cooper was chiefly engaged in the practice of midwifery, and was one of the physicians to the charity for delivering poor married women at their own houses. He died in May, 1779.

William Munk

(Volume II, page 285)

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