Paris, John Ayrton
- Denise Crook
Paris, John Ayrton (bap. 1785, d. 1856), physician and author, was baptized on 7 August 1785 at St Benedict's, Cambridge. He was the son of Thomas Paris and his wife, Elizabeth (1762/3–1847), eldest daughter of the composer Edmund Ayrton (1734–1808). Paris was well educated, being taught first by ...