Cambridge University Alumni

The following entries relating to Dorset County Hospital medical officers and chaplains have been transcribed from the standard directory of former Cambridge University students, Alumni Cantabrigienses, compiled by J. A. Venn (published by the Cambridge University Press, 1922-1954).

DAY, Arthur Percival: Adm. pens. at Christ’s, Mar. 21, 1896. S. of Frederick Frampton, merchant. B. May 27, 1877, in Brixton, London. School, Westminster. Matric. Michs. 1896; B.A. 1899. Medical Student at the London Hospital, 1900. M.R.C.S.; L.R.C.P., 1906. House Surgeon, Dorset County Hospital, 1906. Assistant House Surgeon and House Physician, Poplar Hospital, 1906-7. Senior House Surgeon, Prince of Wales’s General Hospital, Tottenham, 1907-8. Surgeon in the P. and O.S.N. Co., 1908-10. Practised at Colombo, Ceylon, and afterwards in Assam. Later in practice at Sandown, Isle of Wight. Died Feb. 8, 1932, aged 54, at Epsom. (Peile, II. 806; Record of Old Westminsters; The Times, Feb. 10, 1932.)

JACKSON, Francis: Adm. pens. at Clare, July 10, 1824. B. at Chipping Ongar, Essex. Matric. Michs. 1825; B.A. 1829; M.A. 1832; Lic. Med., 1835. L.S.A., 1831. Of Dorchester. Consulting Physician, Dorset County Hospital, in 1850. (Medical Directories, until 1880.)

MARRIOTT, Randolph Charles: Adm. sizar at St. John’s, July 5, 1855. Of Somerset. 4th s. of the Rev. Harvey (1816) and Caroline, dau. of William Paterson, of Jamaica. B. June 3, 1835, at Claverton. Bapt. July 8, 1835. Matric. Michs. 1855; B.A. 1859; M.A. 1879. Ord. deacon (Exeter) 1859; priest, 1860; C. of Loddiswell, Devon, 1859-62. C. of Wellington, Somerset, 1862-5. C. of Radipole, Dorset, 1865-70. C. of St Michael and All Angels, Bristol, 1870-2. R. of Compton Abbas, Dorset, 1872-87. Chaplain of Dorset County Hospital and Dorchester Union, 1888-1919. Married, Sept. 1, 1870, Elizabeth Emily, dau. of the Rev. Walter Marriott (1823). Died, s.p., at Dorchester, Oct. 8, 1919. (Burke, L.G. (sub Wynne-Marriott, of Avonbank); Crockford; The Guardian, Oct. 16, 1919.)

MORRICE, George Gavin: Adm. pens. at Trinity, June 1, 1878. S. of the Rev. William David (1835), of The Hall, Salisbury (by his 2nd wife). B. Oct. 7, 1859, at Longbridge-Deverill, Wilts. School, Radley College. Matric. Michs. 1878; B.A. 1882; M.A. 1885; M.B. 1887; M.D. 1892. At St Bartholomew’s Hospital. M.R.C.P., 1890; F.R.C.P., 1915. Clinical Assistant at the Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital; at the Ophthalmic Department, Middlesex Hospital, and in the Central London Throat and Ear Hospital; Resident Medical Officer, Eastern Fever Hospital, Homerton. Practised at Weymouth for many years. Physician, Dorset County Hospital, 1905. Hon. Medical Officer, Weymouth and Dorset County Eye Infirmary. J.P. for Kincardineshire. Died Oct. 22, 1936. (Trin. Coll. Record; Radley Coll. Reg.; Medical Directories.)

MOULE, George Evans: Adm. sizar at Corpus Christi, May 20, 1844. Of Dorset. S. of the Rev Henry (1817), V. of Fordington. B. Jan. 28, 1828, at Gillingham, Dorset. School, private. Matric. Michs. 1846; Scholar, 1847; B.A. 1850; D.D. 1880. Hon. Fellow, 1905. Ord. deacon (Salisbury) 1851; priest, 1852; C. of Fordington, Dorset, 1851-5. Chaplain, Dorset County Hospital, 1855-7. C.M.S. Missionary, 1857-80 in China; at Ningpo, 1857-67; at Hangchow, 1867-1912. Bishop in Mid-China (Hangchow), 1880-1906; resigned. C.M.S. Missionary at Hangchow, 1907-12. Married, 1858, at Hong Kong, Adelaide Sarah, dau. of Frederick Moule, of Melksham, Wilts., widow of Captain Griffiths, and had seven children. ‘Gentleness, reverence, humour, courage and diligence were conspicuous in Moule.’ Author, Notes on Hangchow Past and Present; Faith and Duty, etc. Died Mar. 3, 1912, at Auckland Castle; buried in Durham. M.I. at Hangchow. (Crockford; D.N.B.; Who was Who; R. W. M. Lewis, The Family of Moule; G. E. Moule; Memories by three Friends.)

NORBURY, William: Adm. pens. at Trinity, May 30, 1887. S. of John, of 32, Gordon Square, London. B. Mar. 7, 1869, in London. School, Eton. Matric. Michs. 1887; B.A. 1890; B.Chir. and M.A. 1900. At St Bartholomew’s Hospital. M.R.C.S.; L.R.C.P., 1895. House Surgeon, Dorset County Hospital. Clinical Assistant, Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital and Westminster Ophthalmic Hospital. Practised in South Kensington. Of 167, Old Brompton Road, in 1947.  (Eton Sch. Lists; Medical Directories.)

SUMNER, Frederick William: Adm. sizar at St. John’s, Oct. 17, 1892. S. of William, gent., died Dec. 10, 1878 (and Mary Hoggarth). B. Mar. 4, 1875, at Preston, Lancs. School Preston Grammar (The Rev. A. B. Bevan). Matric. Michs. 1892; B.A. 1895; M.B. and B.Chir., 1899; M.D. 1923. At St Mary’s Hospital; House Physician there. M.R.C.S.; L.R.C.P., 1898; F.R.C.S. (Edin.) 1904. Lieut., I.M.S. 1901; Capt. 1904; Major, 1912. Civil Surgeon, 1911-14. In the Great War, 1914-19 (Temp. Lieut.-Col. commanding no. 3 Indian General Hospital, E.A.F.; mentioned in despatches.) Civil Surgeon at Simla, 1921-7; retired. Practised subsequently at Dorchester. Senior Hon. Surgeon, Dorset County Hospital. Author, medical. Died May 1, 1952. (Medical Directories; Army Lists; Lancet, May 17, 1952.)