Reginald Harrison

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Reginald Harrison

Reginald Harrison FRCS (24 August 1837 – 28 February 1908) was a British surgeon, sometime Vice-President and Member of the Council of the Royal College of Surgeons and Consulting Surgeon to St Peter's Hospital.[1][2][3]


Harrison's grave in Highgate Cemetery

Harrison was educated at Rossall School, and after a short period of probation at the Stafford general hospital, he entered St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London. He was admitted M.R.C.S. England on 15 April 1869, and in the same year he obtained the licence of the society of apothecaries.[4]

He ceased active professional work in April 1906, when he resigned his post at St. Peter's hospital ; he died on 28 April 1908, and was buried at Highgate cemetery.[4]


He married in 1864 Jane, only daughter of James Baron of Liverpool, and left one son and two daughters.[4]


  1. ^ ‘HARRISON, Reginald’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2014; online edn, Oxford University Press, 2014 ; online edn, April 2014 accessed 8 May 2014
  2. ^ England, Royal College of Surgeons of. "Harrison, Reginald - Biographical entry - Plarr's Lives of the Fellows Online".
  3. ^ "REGINALD HARRISON, F.R.C.S.Eng". British Medical Journal. 1 (2462): 601–603. 1908. doi:10.1136/bmj.1.2462.601. PMC 2436126.
  4. ^ a b c Power 1912.