Perfect, William

Education

M.D. 4.4.1783 on testimonials signed by William Rowley M.D. and William Hawes M.D.

Birth/childhood

Born 1737 at Bicester, Oxfordshire son of William Perfect, vicar of East Malling and Sarah [ ]. [Minister]

Career

Apprenticed 1749 to William Everard, surgeon, London. [Surgeon]

Practised at West Malling where he had a private asylum from about 1770. [Doctor]

Free mason - Provincial Grand Master of Kent 1795 - 1809.

Publications - medicine and poetry.

Death

Died ‘lately’, July 1809.

Sources

  • P.J. Wallis and R.V. Wallis, Eighteenth Century Medics (Newcastle, 1988)
  • Gentleman's Magazine 1804 p185, 1805 p83, 1809 p684