- G. T. Bettany
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Keate, Thomas (1745–1821), surgeon, the son of William Keate, became a pupil at St George's Hospital, London, and from 1787 was assistant to John Gunning, surgeon to the hospital. He became regimental surgeon of the foot guards in 1778 and served as inspector of regimental infirmaries until 1798. On a vacancy arising as surgeon in succession to ...