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Married: 18 Aug 1860; West Bromwich, Staffordshire UK
Dr Joseph Sampson GAMGEE MRCS, FRSE
(1828 - 1886)
(1829 - <1911)
 bd.  17 April 1828; Livorno, Italy
 dd.  18 Sept 1886, age 58; Birmingham UK
 occ.  Pioneering surgeon
 res.  UK
 src.   [398]
 bd.  24 July 1829; Edgbaston, Birmingham, then Warwickshire UK
 bpd.  27 Dec 1841; St Phillip's, Birmingham, then Warwickshire UK
 dd.  Before 1911, age about 83
 res.  UK
 src.   [398]

Joseph Sampson Gamgee


Leonard Parker GAMGEE (1868 - 1956)

Notes for Joseph Sampson GAMGEE MRCS, FRSE

Eminent surgeon, in 1873 he founded the Birmingham Hospital Saturday Fund. He also invented Gamgee Tissue, used in surgical medicine.

Sampson Gamgee: A Great Birmingham Surgeon

The extensive 'Sampson Gamgee Library for the History of Medicine' was once housed in a large house on the Calthorpe Estate, Edgbaston. This house is now a very nice pub/restaurant, The Physician owned by the excellent pub group Brunning & Price. [269]


269.  Personal information, Tim Boddington (Webmaster)
398.  Website, 14/07/2022, Sampson Gamgee, Wikipedia

Family record last updated: 30 Aug 2022

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