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William Eugene Edward Conwell

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Partner Date of Birth Children
Jane (Conwell) David Edward Eugene Conwell

Person Events

Event Type Date Place Description
Birth SEP 1785 Ireland
Death 1836 Madras, Madras, India
Probate 1837


There is also an A Conwell surgeon at Bombay who is NOT the same person.

From http://freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~heraldry/bga_conran_conwy.html

WILLIAM EUGENE EDWARD CONWELL, M.D., son of JOHN CONWELL, Esq., of Ballymilligan, co. Londonderry.
ARMS:..Vert (green), an eagle rising Or (gold), between four annulets Argent (silver).
CREST:..Out of a ducal coronet Or (gold), a staff also Or (gold), with two serpents entwined thereon Proper (natural color).

Conwell, Asst Surgeon. W.E.E., M.D.: was Acting Superintending Surgeon., S.S., from Feb. to Sept. 1828. in Singapore/Penang
Source: One Hundred Years of Singapore (eds) W Makepeace, G E Brooke, R St J Bradell, published by CM Turnbull, London, John Murray Albernaurle Street W. (1921)

From Roll of the Indian Medical Service 1615-1930 DG Crawford, 1930
MRCS 1806
Publications include:
Medical Regulations for presidency of Prince of Wales Island (1828)
Observations on Pulmonary Disease in India (1829)
Treatise on the Liver (1835)

see also:
IOR/F/4/949/26649  - date: Feb 1824-Apr 1826
The Madras Government bring to the notice of the Court of Directors a paper by Surgeon William Eugene Edward Conwell defending the treatment of cholera by the British authorities in India.

Also he is one of the members recorded in
1833 Officers & Members of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Free & Accepted Masons, on the Coast of Coromandel under the Constitution of the United Grand Lodge of England.

August 1831, Surgeon W EE Conwell to be garrison surgeon it Masulipatam v Towell prom The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British India and Its Dependencies 1832