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Elliott, Thomas Renton (1877–1961), physician and physiologist

Harold Himsworth

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Elliott, Thomas Renton (1877–1961), physician and physiologist, was born at Willington, co. Durham, on 11 October 1877, the eldest son of Archibald William Elliott, retailer, and his wife, Anne, daughter of Thomas Renton, of Otley, Yorkshire. He went to Durham School where he was head boy, played rugby and cricket for the school, and won the fives challenge cup. He obtained a leaving exhibition to ...

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Subjects: Medicine and Health ; Physiology

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