Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items for:

Medicine and Health x Construction x clear all

Sayer, Augustin (1790–1861), physician and sanitarian

W. W. Webb.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction; Medicine and Health. 647 words.

Sayer, Augustin (1790–1861), physician and sanitarian, was born on 10 October 1790 at Bexley, Kent, one of several children of William Augustin Sayer and his wife, Anne; his grandfather...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Whitehouse, (Edward Orange) Wildman (1816–1890), surgeon and electrician

Bruce J. Hunt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction; Surgery. 1214 words.

Whitehouse, (Edward Orange) Wildman (1816–1890), surgeon and electrician, was born in Liverpool on 1 October 1816, the youngest child of a merchant. He had several brothers and at least...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page