Clement-Jones family - Person Sheet
Clement-Jones family - Person Sheet
NameDr John SHOOLBRED, 2025
Death1831, Cheltenham
FatherJames SHOOLBRED , 6586 (1737-1818)
MotherHelen STARK , 6587 (1743-1779)
1Lucy RAND, 2026
FatherCater RAND , 6597 (1749-1825)
MotherMary SCRACE , 6598 (1755-1783)
Marriage1801, Calcutta
ChildrenHelen Mary , 1478 (1811-1895)
Notes for Dr John SHOOLBRED
Was employed initially as a ship's surgeon and subsequently as an increasingly senior surgeon in the Presidency National Hospital in Bengal. In 1804-5 the issue of vaccination - specifically against smallpox which was a virulent menace in the subcontinent at this time - was stirring passions in the Bengali presidency. John Shoolbred was the signatory of a declaration of the Native Inoculators in favour of Vaccine Inoculation and published for general information. His title was given as Suptd. General of Vaccine Inoculation.
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