John Houston

From A Compendium of Irish Biography, 1878

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Houston, John, M.D., a Dublin physician, was born in 1802. For many years he was curator of the museum of the Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, to the high standing of which collection he largely contributed. He was the author of valuable descriptive catalogues, and of numerous papers read before the Royal Irish Academy, or contributed to the medical press of the United Kingdom, full particulars of which will be found in the memoir from which this notice is taken. He died of an overworked brain, 30th July 1845.

Sources

115. Dublin Quarterly Journal of Medical Science (2). Dublin, 1846-'77.

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