Britton, Simon Gage

Education

M.D. 1.2.1812 on testimonials signed by George Magrath M.D., Hospital for PoWs, Plymouth and William Beatty M.D., Physician to the Channel Fleet.

Birth/childhood

Born 5.11.1782 son of Simon Britton, draper, Bristol and Mary Gage.

Career

M.R.C.S.Eng. 1812.

Assistant surgeon Royal Navy January, 1805. Surgeon 7.3.1806. Half pay 1814. After naval service was consulting physician to North Devon Infirmary. [Doctor]

Death

Died at Barnstaple 6.3.1856 aged 73.

Sources

  • Med. Dir. 1856
  • Gentleman's Magazine 1850 i 225, 1856 i 439
  • Letter A.S. Gale 8.9.1980