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John Wall

Birthplace: Powick, Worcestershire, England (United Kingdom)
Death: June 27, 1776 (67)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Wall and Catherine Wall
Husband of Catherine Wall

Occupation: Physician
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About Dr John Wall

John Wall (12 October 1708 – 27 June 1776)

English physician, one of the founders of the Worcester Royal Infirmary (now the University of Worcester' Business School) and the Royal Worcester porcelain works. He was also involved in the development of Malvern as a spa town.

  • Born at Powick, Worcestershire, in 1708
  • Son of John Wall, a tradesman of Worcester city.
  • Educated at King's College, Worcester
  • Matriculated at Worcester College, Oxford, on 23 June 1726,
  • Graduated B.A. in 1730, and migrated to Merton College, where he was elected fellow in 1735 - he took the degrees of M.A. and M.B. in 1736, and of M.D. in 1759.
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Dr John Wall's Timeline

October 12, 1708
Worcestershire, England
June 27, 1776
Age 67