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HAWES, William MD MP

Forenames: William

Last name: HAWES

Titles and Honours: MD MP

Date of birth: 1736-01-01

Date of death: 1808-11-10

Date of Election: 1781-02-28

Honorary Member? Yes


Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? Yes


Many published articles on illness and death, inc "An address to the King and Parliament of Great Britain on the important subject of preserving the lives of its inhabitants" (1782) and "Transactions of the Royal Humane Society 1774 - 1784"

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Founder of Royal Humane Society 1774; Physician to London Dispensary

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