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date: 25 February 2020

Glass, Thomaslocked

  • Gordon Goodwin
  • , revised by Alick Cameron


Glass, Thomas (1709–1786), physician and medical writer, was born on 14 May 1709 in Tiverton, second of the nine children of Michael Glass, dyer, of Tiverton, Devon, and Elizabeth, daughter of John Handford. He was educated first at Tiverton by Revd John Moore...

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Royal College of Physicians of London
Bodleian Library, Oxford
Gentleman's Magazine
Devon Record Office, Exeter