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date: 17 February 2020

Godlee, Sir Rickman John, baronetlocked

  • H. D. Rolleston
  • , revised by Christopher Lawrence


Godlee, Sir Rickman John, baronet (1849–1925), surgeon, was born on 15 April 1849 at 5 Queen Square, London, the second son of Rickman Godlee, barrister, and his wife, Mary, eldest daughter of Joseph Jackson Lister, FRS, wine merchant and microscopist, and sister of ...

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