Sir Walter Farquhar, 1st Baronet (October 1738 – 30 March 1819) was a prominent Scottish physician of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, whose clientele included many of the leading figures of the day, including the Prince of Wales (later King George IV) and the Prime Minister William Pitt. Born in Garioch, Farquhar abandoned his medical studies at King's College, Aberdeen to join the British Army as a surgeon during the Seven Years' War. He later worked as an apothecary in London and qualified as a physician, becoming popular with royalty and politicians and receiving a baronetcy for his services.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Sir Walter Farquhar, 1st Baronet (October 1738 – 30 March 1819) was a prominent Scottish physician of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, whose clientele included many of the leading figures of the day, including the Prince of Wales (later King George IV) and the Prime Minister William Pitt. Born in Garioch, Farquhar abandoned his medical studies at King's College, Aberdeen to join the British Army as a surgeon during the Seven Years' War. He later worked as an apothecary in London and qualified as a physician, becoming popular with royalty and politicians and receiving a baronetcy for his services. (en)
dbo:birthDate
  • 1738-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:birthYear
  • 1738-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathDate
  • 1819-03-30 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathPlace
dbo:deathYear
  • 1819-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 20961783 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 661675516 (xsd:integer)
dbp:dateOfBirth
  • October 1738 (en)
dbp:dateOfDeath
  • 1819-03-30 (xsd:date)
dbp:name
  • Farquhar, Sir Walter, 1st Baronet (en)
dbp:placeOfBirth
dbp:placeOfDeath
dbp:shortDescription
  • Scottish physician (en)
dc:description
  • Scottish physician (en)
  • Scottish physician
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Sir Walter Farquhar, 1st Baronet (October 1738 – 30 March 1819) was a prominent Scottish physician of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, whose clientele included many of the leading figures of the day, including the Prince of Wales (later King George IV) and the Prime Minister William Pitt. Born in Garioch, Farquhar abandoned his medical studies at King's College, Aberdeen to join the British Army as a surgeon during the Seven Years' War. He later worked as an apothecary in London and qualified as a physician, becoming popular with royalty and politicians and receiving a baronetcy for his services. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Sir Walter Farquhar, 1st Baronet (en)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:depiction
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Farquhar, Sir Walter, 1st Baronet (en)
is dbo:wikiPageDisambiguates of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is foaf:primaryTopic of