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Colles, Abrahamlocked

(1773–1843)
  • G. T. Bettany
  • , revised by Patrick Wallis

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Colles, Abraham (1773–1843), surgeon, was born on 23 August 1773 at Milmount, near Kilkenny, Ireland, the second son of William Colles (1745–1779), a quarry owner, and Mary Anne (d. 1840), daughter of Abraham Bates, of co. Wexford. At some point during the time of his education, in ...

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