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Frederick Douglas, MD

Male 1823 - 1873  (~ 49 years)


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  • Name Frederick Douglas 
    Suffix MD 
    Born Feb 1823 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Jan 1873  Halifax, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I160941  My Genealogy

    Father Maj Gen Sir William (11th of Timpendean and of Bonjedward) Douglas, KCH,   b. 8 Sep 1770,   d. 14 Apr 1834, Kensington, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Marrianne Tattersall,   b. Abt 1786, Everton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1835, Kennsington Square, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1810  Christ Church, Hunter Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage: 27 Aug 1810 Christ Church, Hunter Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
      William Douglas - Lieutenant Colonel of the 98 Regiment of Foot of the Parish of Liverpool
      Mary Ann Tattersal, Spinster - of Everton in the Parish of Walton
      Married by Licence
      Register: Marriages 1800 - 1810 from the Bishop's Transcripts, Page 18, Entry 8
      Source: LDS Film 1068892
    Family ID F10285  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WE regret to announce the death of Surgeon-Major Frederick Douglas,M.D., of the 87th loyal Irish Fusiliers, at Halifax, Nova Scotia, on January 5th, from " valvular disease of the heart. " His age was nearly 50. He was born in February, 1823. He entered the army medical service in MIarch, 1849, when he was appointed assistant-surgeon to the 26th Foot. He was promoted to the rank of surgeon in October, 1857, and served on the staff till January, 1858, when he was appointed surgeon to the 10th Foot. He became surgeon-major in March, I869,and served again on the staff till July of that year, when he was appointed to the 87th Foot. He was a general favourite, and is much regretted.

      Elsewhere described as 'Surgeon-Major of Sydney, NSW'