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Colledge, Thomas Richardson (1796–1879), surgeon and missionary in China

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion and Education; Surgery. 331 words.

Colledge, Thomas Richardson (1796–1879), surgeon and missionary in China, received his medical education in London under Sir Astley Cooper. He practised in Canton (Guangzhou) and Macau and...

Holland, Sir Henry Tristram (1875–1965), missionary and eye surgeon

P. D. Trevor-Roper.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ophthalmology; Religion and Education; Surgery. 724 words.

Holland, Sir Henry Tristram (1875–1965), missionary and eye surgeon, was born on 12 February 1875 in the cathedral close, Durham, the second son in the family of three sons and one daughter...

Mackie, George Yull, Baron Mackie of Benshie (1919–2015), farmer and politician

David Torrance.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Alternative Belief Systems; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1372 words.

Mackie, George Yull, Baron Mackie of Benshie (1919–2015), farmer and politician, was born on 10 July 1919 at North Ythsie, by Tarves, Aberdeenshire, the fifth of six children and youngest...

Meikle, James (1730–1799), surgeon and religious writer

W. A. Greenhill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Surgery. 584 words.

Meikle, James (1730–1799), surgeon and religious writer, was born at Carnwath, in the upper part of Clydesdale, on 19 May 1730, the fifth child of George Meikle (d. 1748), a surgeon and...

Plummer [née Lapsker], Beatrice [Beattie], Baroness Plummer (1903–1972), farmer and politician

Duncan Sutherland.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online August 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology; Alternative Belief Systems. 1371 words.

Plummer [née Lapsker], Beatrice [Beattie], Baroness Plummer (1903–1972), farmer and politician, was born in Russia, probably in Kiev, on 14 April 1903, one of several children of Meyer...