Reference Entry

McMurrich, James Playfair (1859–1939), anatomist in Canada

W. J. Bishop

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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McMurrich, James Playfair (1859–1939), anatomist in Canada, was born at Toronto, Canada, on 16 October 1859, the son of John McMurrich (1804–1883) and his wife, Janet Dixon. His father was from Paisley, Renfrewshire, and was a member of the legislative council of Canada...

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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