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Offline JohninSussex

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Re: Letters after name
« Reply #9 on: Tuesday 25 September 18 16:29 BST (UK) »
Worshipful something something Masons.
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Re: Letters after name
« Reply #10 on: Tuesday 25 September 18 16:30 BST (UK) »
In 1903 the Medical Register has William's qualifications as -

MB., Mast Surg 1874 Univ Edin.

Therefore tonepad's suggestion seem to be the correct one  :)

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Re: Letters after name
« Reply #11 on: Tuesday 25 September 18 16:34 BST (UK) »
In 1903 the Medical Register has his qualifications as -

MB., Mast Surg 1874 Univ Edin.

Therefore tonepad's suggestion seem to be the correct one  :)

JJ

This qualification does not change from 1875 to 1903.

His full name is William Henry Seed.

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Re: Letters after name
« Reply #12 on: Tuesday 25 September 18 16:53 BST (UK) »
Entered here, page 77, as

Seed, William H.    M.B, C.M.  1874   (i.e. abbreviation for Bachelor of Medicine, Master of Surgery)

https://ia601409.us.archive.org/6/items/alphabeticallist00univrich/alphabeticallist00univrich.pdf

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Added - having spent this afternoon at 3 separate outpatient clinics, I'm feeling quite medical at the moment  ;D
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Re: Letters after name
« Reply #13 on: Tuesday 25 September 18 17:27 BST (UK) »
Ignore this, can't figure out how to delete !
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Re: Letters after name
« Reply #14 on: Tuesday 25 September 18 17:32 BST (UK) »
Here's the clip from the University Alumni records that I referred to:

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Re: Letters after name
« Reply #15 on: Tuesday 25 September 18 17:45 BST (UK) »
Many thanks all - all sounds about right to me!