Crompton, Samuel

Education

M.D. 31.12.1862 by examination.

Birth/childhood

Born 1.3.1817 at Berry Fold House, Over Darwen. A grandson of Crompton of the spinning mule.

Career

Apprenticed to his uncle, Samuel Barton, Manchester.

Studied Manchester and St Bartholomew’s hospital.

M.R.C.S.Eng. 28.10.1839 when he was from Manchester. L.A.C. 1839.

Practised Manchester until 1881. [Doctor]

Publications

Report on the treatment of burns and scalds. [London: John Churchill?, 1851]

Death

Died Cranleigh, Surrey 22.5.1891 aged 74.

Sources

  • Med. Dir.
  • BMJ i 1312