Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameSir William WATSON MD FRS
FatherSir William WATSON FRS FRCP (1715-1787)
Marriagec 1772
SpouseChristina BARCLAY
FatherDavid BARCLAY (1682-1769)
MotherPriscilla FREAME (1702-1769)
Other spousesJohn FREAME
Notes for Sir William WATSON MD FRS
Born September 1744 London

Marriage Christiana Barclay
about 1772 ‎(Age 27)‎

1778 ‎(Age 33)‎ Published Published on the blue shark in the Philosophical Transactions

1785 ‎(Age 40)‎ Published A Treatise on Time, 'a philosophical essay dedicated to Herschel and heavily indebted to Joseph Priestley ‎[I26113]‎, another member of the Bath Society' ‎(ODNB)‎

6 March 1796 ‎(Age 51)‎ Knighted

1801 ‎(Age 56)‎ Mayor of Bath

Occupation Physician with a practice in Bath, natural philosopher, member of the Bath Philosophical Society, close friend of William Herschel ‎(I1511)‎; see ODNB

Death 15 November 1824 ‎(Age 80)‎ Bath, Somerset
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