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Thomas Jenyns Fonds

Thomas Jenyns Fonds

Physical Description

2 cm of textual records (3 items)


ca 1691-1735

Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Thomas Jenyns of Hayes, Middle Sussex, England was born in 1671 and died in 1696

Scope and Content

Fonds contains Thomas Jenyns’ Commonplace book containing notes of a course of 37 lectures, from 23 May to 2 July 1692 on Anatomy, Physiology, Chemistry given by an unnamed Italian anatomist. There are also sermons in Jenyns’ writing and that of an unnamed person, dated 1735. The fonds includes one book and two note sheets from W.W. Francis.

Finding Aids

Custodial History

Provenance unknown. Transferred from McGill Medical Library to Osler Library in 1939. Old accession number 246.


The documents are in English

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Based on the documents in the fonds.

Retrieval Number




Jenyns, Thomas, 1671-1696
Student Notes