WALKER, George

Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640 Database. Originally published by Centre for Metropolitan History, London, 2004.

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Name George WALKER
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical physician (MD) (Physician. F of St Catherine's Cantab 1557)
Period of medical practice 1557-1597
Place of birth England (b Cambridge (son of Henry Walker, MD))
Date of birth 1533
Date of death Nov 1597
Address Some connection w Norfolk 1570
Other notes Ca 1549 BA 1554 MA 1557 MD 1564. FRCP by 02/05/1570. Son of Regius Prof of Physic (Cantab). Athenae Cant ii 230. Accused by COREMBECK 1570 - extortion from practitioners in Norwich, Norfolk &c.

College membership

Date of BA 1554
Date of MA 1557
Medical education (university) Cambridge
Medical education (years) 7
Date of MD 1564
Date became Fellow by 2/5/70
Date of Fellowship 1570-1597
Date made Elect 1580
Offices held Elect 1580 is a GUESS! (He seems rarely to have lived in London.)
In trouble after membership Yes
Other notes Ca 1549 (Ath Cant ii.230). MD Cantab 1564.
Date of birth 1533
Date of death Nov 1597