William Francis Quaife Australia Scotland

Biography of William Francis Quaife

William Francis Quaife graduated MD CM from the University of Glasgow in 1883. He was born at Paddington, New South Wales, son of Barzillai Quaife, considered to be Australia's first philosopher.

Quaife followed in his brother's footsteps, Frederic Harrison, studying Medicine at the University, and returning to practice in the Sydney area.


William Francis Quaife
Born 1858.
Died 1935.
GU Degree: MB CM, 1883; Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
English snippet: Medical graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1883
Record last updated: 28th Nov 2013

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Australia Australia, Sydney
Place of Birth

Australia Australia, New South Wales
Place of Death

Scotland Scotland

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