Maker: Sir Peter Lely
Finch, Sir John (1626–1682), physician and diplomat, was the fourth of the seven children, and the youngest son, of Sir Heneage Finch (1580–1631), and his first wife, Frances, daughter of Sir Edmund Bell. His mother died in 1627. His father, speaker of the ...
Hatteclyffe, William (d. 1480), physician and diplomat, was admitted as a fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge, in June 1437. He was a foundation fellow of King's College in 1441/2. In January 1446, as an MA of the diocese of Lincoln, he was studying medicine at ...
Morison, Thomas (d. 1603), physician and diplomat, is thought to have come from Aberdeen, but nothing is known of his early life, and his styling himself Aberdonanus may imply only that he was educated at Aberdeen University. He also studied in France at ...
Maker: Charles Picart
revised by Anne Bulley
Staunton, Sir George Leonard, first baronet (1737–1801), physician and diplomatist, was born at Cargin, co. Galway, on 10 April 1737, the only son and heir of George Staunton (1700–1780), landowner and colonel of militia, and his wife, Margaret (c.1700–1784), daughter of ...