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Hull, John (1764-1843), physician and botanist

George Simonds Boulger and Michael Bevan

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Hull, John (1764-1843), physician and botanist, was born at Poulton, Lancashire, and was possibly a kinsman of Richard Hull, a Lancashire surgeon. In May 1792 he graduated as MD at Leiden, his dissertation being De catharticis. He settled in Manchester, where he practised especially as an accoucheur, and became physician ...

Reference Entry.  214 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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