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Yorke, Warringtonlocked

  • W. J. Bishop
  • , revised by Tim O'Neill


Yorke, Warrington (1883–1943), parasitologist, was born at Lancaster on 11 April 1883, the eldest of the six children of the Revd Henry Lefroy Yorke, a Wesleyan Methodist minister, and his wife, Margaret Warrington. He attended University School, Southport, and Epworth College, Rhyl, before studying medicine at ...

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