Waring, Edward John


M.D. 27.4.1865 by examination.


Born 14.12.1819 at Tiverton 6th son of Captain Henry Waring, Royal Navy, Ford near Shrewsbury. [Naval officer]


Studied Bristol and Charing Cross hospital.

M.R.C.S.Eng. 1842. F.R.C.S.Eng. 1864. F.R.C.P.L. 1871.

Practised in Jamaica 1842 then travelled under appointment by the Emigration Commissioners. Went to Madras [now Chennai, India] 1849-1863. Returned to England. Pharmacologist. Edited Indian Pharmacopoeia. [Doctor, editor]

Publications. C.I.E. [Companion of the Most Emminent Order of the Indian Empire] 1881.


Died 22.1.1891.


  • D.G. Crawford, Roll of the Indian Medical Service, 1615-1930 (London, 1930) M 1149
  • Munk's Roll iv 197
  • F. Boase, Modern English Biography...1851-1900. 6v. (Truro, 1892-1921)
  • Lancet 1891 i 344
  • BMJ 1891 i 264
  • Plarr's Lives of the Fellows ii 486