Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

Reference Entry

Brocklesby, Richard (1722-1797), physician

Ernest Heberden

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/3475
Brocklesby, Richard (1722-1797), physician

Preview

Brocklesby, Richard (1722-1797), physician, was the only son of Richard Brocklesby (d. c.1763), of Cork, and his wife, Mary Alloway, of Minehead, Somerset, in which town Brocklesby was born on 11 August 1722. He received his early education in his father's house and, as both parents were Quakers, he was ...

Reference Entry.  1216 words. 

Subjects: biography ; history

full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »