Reference Entry

Treves, Sir Frederick, baronet (1853-1923), surgeon and author

A. Keith and Denis Dunbar Gibbs

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Treves, Sir Frederick, baronet (1853-1923), surgeon and author, was born at 108 Cornhill, Dorchester, Dorset, on 15 February 1853, the youngest son of William Treves (1812-1867), upholsterer, of that town, and his wife, Jane (1814-1892), daughter of John Knight, of Honiton. His father's family had been settled in Dorset for ...

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