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Sir William Burnett

Sir William Burnett MD KCH KCBAge: 82 years17791861

Name
Sir William Burnett MD KCH KCB
Name prefix
Sir
Given names
William
Surname
Burnett
Name suffix
MD, KCH, KCB
Birth January 1779
Marriage of a childJohn Neale NottMary Elizabeth Reynolds BurnettView this family
18 February 1840 (Age 61 years)
Occupation
Surgeon
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Note: 17??: Apprenticed to a surgeon in Montrose
Retirement 30 April 1855 (Age 76 years)
Note: Retired to Chichester with pension of £1,000 per year
Death 16 February 1861 (Age 82 years)

Title
25 May 1831: K.C.H. (Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Order), civil
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Title
13 Apr 1835: Physician in Ordinary to king William IV
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Title
16 Aug 1850: K.C.B. (Knight Commander of the Bath)
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Occupation

17??: Apprenticed to a surgeon in Montrose 1795: Surgeons mate in Edgar 18??: Assistant Surgeon in Goliath 18??: In charge of hospitals for POWs at Portsmouth & Forton 1810: Physician & Inspector of Hospitals to Mediterranean fleet 1813: In medical charge of prison hulks at Chatham 1814: Private practice as physician at Chichester 1822: Member of Victualing Board 9 Jun 1832: Physician-General of the Navy 25 Jan 1841: Title changed to Inspector-General of Naval Hospitals and Fleets 1 Jan 1844: Title changed to Director-General of the Medical Department of the Navy 25 May 1831: K.C.H. (Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Order), civil 13 Apr 1835: Physician in Ordinary to king William IV 16 Aug 1850: K.C.B. (Knight Commander of the Bath) 30 Apr 1855: Retired to Chichester with pension of £1,000 per year

Retirement

Retired to Chichester with pension of £1,000 per year