Falconer, Hugh, 1808-1865Alternative names
Physician, Bengal Medical Service, East India Company. Superintendent, Botanic Garden, Saharunpur.
Entry in D.G. Crawford, 'Role of the Indian Medical Service, 1615-1930' (London: W. Thacker & Co.,1930):
Born 29 February 1808. Master of Arts [M.A.] King’s College, Aberdeen 1826. Doctor of Medicine [M.D.] Edinburgh 1829. Assistant Surgeon 7 April 1830. Surgeon 2 November 1846. Retired or resigned 3 September 1855. Died in London, 31 January 1865. Fellow Royal Society [F.R.S.] 1845. v. Palaeontological Memoirs, by C. Murchison, 1868. Author, with P. Cautley, of Fauna Antiqua Sivalensis, 1845-49.
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