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Monro, Johnlocked

(1715–1791)
  • Jonathan Andrews

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Monro, John (1715–1791), physician and specialist in insanity, was born on 16 November 1715 at Greenwich, Kent, the eldest son of James Monro (1680–1752), later physician to the Bethlem Hospital, and his wife, Elizabeth. His family were of Scottish extraction, descended from a branch of the house of ...

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