Lawrence, Joseph (1808 – 1900)

Joseph Lawrence M.R.C.S. L.S.A. (January 1808 – 30 January 1900), was an orthodox surgeon who converted to homeopathy. He served as president of the Midland Homoeopathic Society and was a founder and consulting surgeon at [...]

Lawrence, Joseph (1808 – 1900)2022-08-17T19:45:03+00:00

Madden, Henry Ridewood (1818 – 1884)

This is Marlton, Dr Madden’s home in St Kilda, Melbourne. (Now part of St Michael’s Church of England Grammar School). Photo courtesy of Peter Torokfalvy. Henry Ridewood Madden MD LRCS (Edin) (10 March [...]

Madden, Henry Ridewood (1818 – 1884)2022-10-14T11:44:31+00:00

Priestman, Kathleen Gordon (1911 – 2006)

Kathleen Gordon Priestman MRCS LRCP FFHom (3 June 1911 – 26 May 2006) was a physician at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital and the Children’s Homeopathic dispensary in Shepherd’s Bush. A devout Christian, Priestman served [...]

Priestman, Kathleen Gordon (1911 – 2006)2022-08-21T18:38:55+00:00

Blest, Anthony Ebenezer (1796 – 1882)

Anthony Ebenezer Blest M.D. M.R.S.C. (23 July 1796 - 1 April 1882) member of the Royal Physical Society Edinburgh, was a British physician who served in India as a Madras Medical Service surgeon with the [...]

Blest, Anthony Ebenezer (1796 – 1882)2022-12-09T06:01:45+00:00

Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother (1900 – 2002)

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes Lyon (4 August 1900 – 30 March 2002) was the Queen consort of King George VI. After her husband’s death, she was known as [...]

Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother (1900 – 2002)2022-08-07T09:55:27+00:00

Grindrod, Ralph Barnes (1811 – 1883)

 Ralph Barnes Grindrod LSA MD 1831 (19 May 1811 – 18 November 1883), was a British orthodox physician who, though proclaiming his absolute antagonism towards homeopathy, nevertheless worked alongside the homeopaths in the Malvern Hydrotherapy [...]

Grindrod, Ralph Barnes (1811 – 1883)2022-08-07T09:55:55+00:00

Wells, Thomas Spencer (1818 – 1897)

Thomas Spencer Wells (1818-1897) Sir Thomas Spencer Wells, 1st Baronet MRCS [1841], FRCS [1844] (3 February 1818 – 31 January 1897) was Surgeon of the Samaritan Free Hospital for Women, Hunterian Professor of [...]

Wells, Thomas Spencer (1818 – 1897)2022-09-26T16:50:31+00:00

Reed, David McConnell (1810 – 1890)

David McConnell Reed M.D. L.R.C.S. (8 August 1810 – December 1890) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Physician at the East End Homeopathic Dispensary and the Bermondsey Homoeopathic Dispensary. [...]

Reed, David McConnell (1810 – 1890)2022-12-10T19:02:38+00:00

Gwynn, William (1831 – 1869)

William Gwynn L.R.C.S. (Irel) [1854], M.B. (Dublin) [1857] (1831 – 11 August 1869), was an Anglo-Irish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become House Surgeon at the Liverpool Homeopathic Dispensary and Consulting Physician at [...]

Gwynn, William (1831 – 1869)2022-09-28T19:02:28+00:00

Robertson, Henry (1807 – 1881)

Henry Robertson LSA London 1828 (1807 – 14 October 1881), was a British orthodox physician and surgeon who converted to homeopathy to become the Vice President of the Midland Homeopathic Medical Society. He was a [...]

Robertson, Henry (1807 – 1881)2022-08-18T09:37:48+00:00

Rogers, George (1806 – 1862)

George Rogers M.D. (23 December 1806 – 7 June 1862) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become House Surgeon at the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 Bloomsbury Square, George Rogers practiced at 97 [...]

Rogers, George (1806 – 1862)2022-12-09T03:46:10+00:00

Pattison, John (1818 – 1876)

John Pattison MD FRMSL (21 April 1818 – January 1876) was a British orthodox physician and cancer specialist, affiliated with New York University, who converted to homeopathy, John Pattison had over thirteen years and 4000 [...]

Pattison, John (1818 – 1876)2022-11-18T02:03:27+00:00

Wilde, Percy Roberts (1857 – 1929)

Percy Roberts Wilde M.D. M.B. C.M. (12 July 1857 – 27 April 1929) was an homeopathic physician who became Honorary Physician and Medical Officer at the Lansdown Hospital in Bath, Medical Superintendent at the West [...]

Wilde, Percy Roberts (1857 – 1929)2022-12-13T19:15:44+00:00

Queen Victoria (1819 – 1901)

Queen Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was the Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837, and the first Empress of India of the [...]

Queen Victoria (1819 – 1901)2022-09-25T21:59:06+00:00

Johnson, Walter R. (1824 – 1913)

Umberslade Hall Walter R. Johnson M.D. London 1847 (23 February 1824 – 5 March 1913) was a British orthodox physician, Gold Medalist in Medicine and Materia Media, and Medical Tutor at Guy’s Hospital, [...]

Johnson, Walter R. (1824 – 1913)2022-08-07T09:56:55+00:00

Dudgeon, Robert Ellis (1820 – 1904)

Robert Ellis Dudgeon MD LRCSE (17 March 1820 – 8 September 1904), studied in Paris and Vienna before graduating as a doctor. Dudgeon then became the first editor of the British Journal of Homeopathy and [...]

Dudgeon, Robert Ellis (1820 – 1904)2022-08-07T10:43:52+00:00

Anderson, John (1812 – 1909)

John Anderson M.D. MRCS, LSA (12 September 1812 – November 1909) was a British orthodox physician and surgeon who converted to homeopathy after 20 years of allopathic practice to become Physician to the Clapham and [...]

Anderson, John (1812 – 1909)2022-12-07T19:56:49+00:00

Ashurst, William Henry (1792 – 1855)

William Henry Ashurst Snr (11 February 1792 – 13 October 1855) was a British solicitor who founded the commercial law firm Ashurst Morris Crisp at 6 Old Jewry Street. Ashurst was a political reformer and, [...]

Ashurst, William Henry (1792 – 1855)2022-10-10T15:19:45+00:00

Warne, William (1801 – 1861)

William Warne (21 July 1801 – 15 March 1861) was Honorary Secretary and Patron of the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 Bloomsbury Square. Warne was also on the Committee of the English Homeopathic Association, and Honorary [...]

Warne, William (1801 – 1861)2022-08-30T19:40:08+00:00

Adams, Queenie Muriel Francis (1902 – 1999)

Queenie Muriel Francis Adams MRCS, LRCP, MFHom (7 May 1902 – 19 August 1999) taught general medicine at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital and at the London Missionary School of Medicine Adams also practiced at [...]

Adams, Queenie Muriel Francis (1902 – 1999)2022-08-07T10:45:20+00:00

Mayne, William Henry (ca. 1816 – 1857)

William Henry Mayne M.D., L.R.C.S., (ca. 1816 - 25 December 1857) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Mayne was a member of the British Homeopathic Society from its inception in 1844. Mayne [...]

Mayne, William Henry (ca. 1816 – 1857)2022-09-28T13:35:04+00:00

Sharp, William (1805 – 1896)

Dr. William Sharp. Image Credit: original source unknown William Sharp M.D. F.R.S. (21 January 1805 – 10 April 1896) was an orthodox physician, Senior Surgeon to the Bradford Infirmary, who converted to homeopathy [...]

Sharp, William (1805 – 1896)2022-12-14T03:06:32+00:00

Cooper, Robert Thomas (1844 – 1903)

Robert Thomas Cooper (1844 – 14 September 1903) BA, MD, Trinity College Dublin was an Irish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become a Physician for Diseases of the Ear at the London Homeopathic [...]

Cooper, Robert Thomas (1844 – 1903)2022-08-07T10:46:14+00:00

Burnett, James Compton (1840 – 1901)

James Compton Burnett MD (Glasgow 1872) (20 July 1840 – 2 April 1901) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He worked at the London Homeopathic Hospital and in private practice, and he [...]

Burnett, James Compton (1840 – 1901)2022-08-07T10:46:36+00:00

Hanson, Charles Sydney (1819 – 1864)

Charles Sydney Hanson M.D. (31 January 1819 – 25 November 1864) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a House Physician at the Hahnemann Hospital and the London Homeopathic Hospital, physician at [...]

Hanson, Charles Sydney (1819 – 1864)2022-12-05T07:17:57+00:00

Blake, James Dore (1805 – 1874)

James Dore Blake M.D. M.R.C.S. (18 May 1805 – 13 October 1874) MD MRCS became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1847, having attended the School of Medicine in Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury, [...]

Blake, James Dore (1805 – 1874)2022-12-21T03:34:00+00:00

Peel, Robert (1788 – 1850)

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet (5 February 1788 – 2 July 1850) was the Conservative Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Peel helped to create the modern concept of the police force and, oversaw the [...]

Peel, Robert (1788 – 1850)2022-09-28T13:20:07+00:00

Ramsbotham, John Hodgson (1809 – 1868)

John Hodgson Ramsbotham M.D. M.R.C.S. (20 June 1809 – 5 August 1868) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Ramsbotham was a Surgeon at the Royal Maternity Charity Hospital London, and at the Halifax [...]

Ramsbotham, John Hodgson (1809 – 1868)2022-12-15T05:43:07+00:00

Lewin, Octavia Margaret Sophia (1869 – 1955)

Octavia Margaret Sophia Lewin (1869-1955) Octavia Margaret Sophia Lewin MB, BS (London) 1896, MD (Chicago) (2 February 1869 – 27 December 1955) was a Registrar and Assistant Physician at the Royal London Homeopathic [...]

Lewin, Octavia Margaret Sophia (1869 – 1955)2022-08-07T10:47:35+00:00

Skinner, Thomas (1825 – 1906)

Thomas Skinner L.R.C.S.E. M.D. [St. Andrews 1857] (11 August 1825 – 11 September 1906)  was an allopathic physician and a strident opponent of homeopathy, who had worked very closely with Sir James Young Simpson as [...]

Skinner, Thomas (1825 – 1906)2022-09-11T14:12:32+00:00

Henderson, William (1810 – 1872)

William Henderson MD Edin. [1831] (17 January 1810 – 1 April 1872), Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and Professor of General Pathology at the University of Edinburgh, was an orthodox physician [...]

Henderson, William (1810 – 1872)2023-02-07T15:52:30+00:00

Ozanne, John (1816 – 1864)

John Ozanne M.D. [Paris, 1840] B.L. (13 February 1816 – 13 December 1864) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. John Ozanne was a student of Paul Francois Curie. Along with fellow doctors William [...]

Ozanne, John (1816 – 1864)2022-09-28T14:11:37+00:00

Heurtley, Richard Walter (1816 – 1891)

Richard Walter(s) Heurtley M.D. (7 April 1816 – 30 March 1891) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy and was a patron of the British Homeopathic Society alongside John Epps, Marmaduke Blake Sampson [...]

Heurtley, Richard Walter (1816 – 1891)2023-01-21T05:37:08+00:00

Russell, John Rutherford (1816 – 1866)

John Rutherford Russell (MD Edin. 1838) (28 April 1816 – 22 December 1866) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Physician of Edinburgh Homeopathic Dispensary, Physician at the London Homeopathic Hospital, Fellow [...]

Russell, John Rutherford (1816 – 1866)2022-08-07T10:48:55+00:00

Engall, Thomas (1808 – 1887)

Thomas Engall MRCS (13 May 1808 – 18 July 1887) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He was Surgeon at the West London Homeopathic Dispensary, Surgeon at the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 [...]

Engall, Thomas (1808 – 1887)2022-09-03T21:48:47+00:00

Malan, Henry Victor (1817 – 1879)

Henry Victor Malan M.D. (2 July 1817 – 23 January 1879) was a Swiss-British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He was a student of Samuel Hahnemann in 1840, Surgeon and Obstetrician Tubingen 1839, MD [...]

Malan, Henry Victor (1817 – 1879)2022-09-21T15:44:15+00:00

Hands, Joseph (1804 – 1886)

Joseph Hands MRCS [1831] LSA [1830] (1804 – 17 April 1886) was a British orthodox surgeon who converted to homeopathy, to become a member of the Medical Council of the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 Bloomsbury [...]

Hands, Joseph (1804 – 1886)2022-09-21T18:45:22+00:00

Laurie, Joseph (1814 – 1865)

Joseph Laurie M.D. (13 June 1814 – 10 December 1865) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, member of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh), graduate of the Homeopathic Medical College of Pennsylvania, [...]

Laurie, Joseph (1814 – 1865)2022-12-30T15:32:33+00:00

Holland, George Calvert (1801 – 1865)

George Calvert Holland M.D. (28 February 1801 – 7 March 1865) was a poet, public speaker, author, politician, and physician. He was Lecturer on Physiology at Sheffield Medical Institution in 1831, Physician Extraordinary to The Sheffield General [...]

Holland, George Calvert (1801 – 1865)2022-12-16T07:14:14+00:00

Partridge, Samuel Thomas (1797 – 1870)

Samuel Thomas Partridge M.D. [Aberdeen, 1820], M.R.C.S. [1818] (1797 – 14 March 1870) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He practiced at 2 York Place, Portman Square, became Physician to the Marylebone [...]

Partridge, Samuel Thomas (1797 – 1870)2022-09-23T12:58:22+00:00

Pattison, Mark (1813 – 1884)

Mark Pattison. Image credit:William Tuckwell, Reminiscences of Oxford Mark Pattison (10 October 1813 – 30 July 1884) was an English author and a Church of England priest. He served as rector of Lincoln [...]

Pattison, Mark (1813 – 1884)2022-11-17T01:09:37+00:00

Kidd, Joseph (1824 – 1918)

Joseph Kidd FRCSE (15 February 1824 – 20 August 1918) was an Irish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy and later became the homeopathic physician to Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli 1st Earl of Beaconsfield. He [...]

Kidd, Joseph (1824 – 1918)2022-08-07T10:49:50+00:00

Wheeler, Charles Edwin (1868 – 1947)

Charles Edwin Wheeler M.D. B.S. B.Sc. (24 August 1868 – 2 February 1947) was born in Australia, an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Wheeler was junior editor and, from 1907-1922, sole editor  of The [...]

Wheeler, Charles Edwin (1868 – 1947)2022-09-11T14:13:40+00:00

Blackie, Margery Grace (1898 – 1981)

Margery Grace Blackie CVO, MD, FFHom (4 Feb 1898 – 24 August 1981) was an orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy. In 1969 she became the homeopathic physician of Queen Elizabeth II, the first woman [...]

Blackie, Margery Grace (1898 – 1981)2022-09-13T09:14:55+00:00

Berridge, Edward William (1844 – 1920)

Edward William Berridge MB, BS (1844 – 13 May 1920) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Berridge trained at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital in 1864, and then travelled to America to study at [...]

Berridge, Edward William (1844 – 1920)2022-08-07T09:01:52+00:00

Quin, Frederick Hervey Foster (1799 – 1879)

Frederick Hervey Foster Quin (MD Edin 1820) (12 February 1799 – 24 November 1879) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become one of the very first homeopaths in Britain. In 1844 [...]

Quin, Frederick Hervey Foster (1799 – 1879)2023-01-17T04:42:05+00:00

Hughes, Richard (1836 – 1902)

Richard Hughes MRCS LRCP (20 August 1836 – 3 April 1902) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at the Brighton Homeopathic Dispensary, Editor of the British Journal of Homeopathy [...]

Hughes, Richard (1836 – 1902)2022-09-05T00:02:50+00:00

Tyler, Margaret Lucy (1859 – 1943)

Margaret Lucy Tyler LRCPE LRCSE LRCPSG MD (9 February 1859 – 21 June 1943) was an English homeopath who was influenced by the work of Chicago physician James Tyler Kent. As one of the leading [...]

Tyler, Margaret Lucy (1859 – 1943)2022-08-07T10:51:01+00:00

Weir, Sir John (1879 – 1971)

Sir John Weir, GCVO, Royal Victorian Chain MB ChB Glasgow 1907, FFHom (19 October 1879 – 17 April 1971) was Physician Royal to several twentieth century monarchs. The very first homeopath by Royal appointment was Frederick [...]

Weir, Sir John (1879 – 1971)2022-08-07T10:51:21+00:00
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