1611 Info 5: The Cromptons of Breightmet
IGI marriages Marriage of Dickinson Webster CROMPTON to Catherine Elizabeth WOOLLEY 21may1833 Middleton, Warwick Both Dickenson and Dickinson are recorded.
1881 Census Sun/Mon 3/4th April 1881 Source: FHL Film1341707 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 2956 Folio 102 Page 65 Dwelling: 40 Harborne Road Place: Edgbaston, Warwick, England Name Rel Mar Age Occupation Birthplace Dickinson W. Crompton Head W 75 F.R.C. Surgeons Warwick, Birmingham Mary A. Heakin Serv U 36 Domestic Serv Shropshire, Pontesbury Elizabeth Warwick Serv U 67 Cook (D) Gloucestershire, Stroud
Dickenson CROMPTON FRCS at The Queen's Hospital Birmingham
To William Sands COX is due the merit of establishing the Queens Hospital. He was a remarkable man. Born in Birmingham in 1802, educated at King Edward's School, articled to his Father (a Birmingham Surgeon), he began to study at the General Hospital and continued his studies at Guy's and St. Thomas's Hospitals in London and Paris. He returned to Birmingham in 1825, and giving up all thought of acquiring a large general practice resolved to start a School of Anatomy of his own. Sands Cox soon began his first course of "Lectures on Anatomy with Physiology and Surgical Observations" at his residence in Temple Row to a class of nineteen pupils, including Oliver Pemberton, Dickenson CROMPTON and Bell Fletcher.
He then formed plans for extending his scheme to the formation of a regular School Medicine, and in 1828 it was decided to form a School of Medicine and Surgery in Birmingham on the plan of similar institutions at Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds and other large Towns. It was stated that the hospital and other medical and surgical institutions of Birmingham on the plan of similar institutions at Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds and other large Towns. It was stated that the hospital and other medical and surgical institutions of Birmingham possessed advantages of clinical instruction scarcely inferior, out of the Metropolis, to any in the Kingdom.
The School was transferred to Snow Hill by Sands COX at his own expense, and was removed to Paradise Street in 1833 - the beginning of Queen's College. This second general hospital in Birmingham was founded in the year 1840 in connexion with the Birmingham School of Medicine and Surgery; a school which in 1843 became incorporated under the name of the Queen's College. It had a large acting medical and surgical staff, consisting of three physicians, three surgeons, two physicians for out patients, three surgeons for out patients, an phthalmic surgeon and an obstetric officer.
In 1941 Queens Hospital became Birmingham Accident Hospital which closed in 1993. Building frontage was listed and incorporated into new accommodation for University Students.
His son, Henry Dickenson CROMPTON and family
Source: GRO Births Marriages Deaths Christening of Henry Dickinson CROMPTON on 18 June 1784 at St Ann's, Manchester. Marriage of Henry Dickinson CROMPTON to Annie Maud STAREY 3rdQt1868 Basford 7d 135
1881 Census Sun/Mon 3/4th April 1881 Source: FHL Film 1341707 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 2956 Folio 59 Page 40 Dwelling: 44 Beaufort Road Place: Edgbaston, Warwick, England Rel Mar Age Occupation Birthplace Henry D. Crompton Head M 37 Solicitor Birmingham Annie M. Crompton Wife M 32 Nottingham, Basford John A. Crompton Son 9 Scholar Birmingham Hubert Crompton Son 7 Scholar Birmingham Edward Crompton Son 5 Scholar Birmingham Francis H. Crompton Son 2 Birmingham Bertha L. Rabone Serv U 24 Cook Birmingham Clara M. Rabone Serv U 20 Housemaid Worcester Annie E. Fitter Serv U 25 Nurse Birmingham
1901 Census Sun/Mon 31st March/1st April 1901 Source: FHL Film TNA Ref RG13 RG13; Piece: 2816; Folio: 77; Page: 42 Sched: 267 Dwelling: 23 St. James Road Place: Edgbaston, Warwick, England Name Rel Mar Age Occupation Status Birthplace Henry D Crompton Head M 57 Living on own means Warwick, Birmingham John A P Crompton Son S 29 Army officer, Lieut South Staffs Regiment Warwick, Birmingham Francis H Crompton Son S 22 Silverplate manufacture Warwick, Birmingham Dorothea M Crompton Dau S 19 Warwick, Birmingham Catherine E Crompton Dau S 18 Warwick, Birmingham Madeline Stacey Niece S 14 Notts, Nottingham Walter Hodges Serv S 21 Footman Warwick, Aston Louisa Fisher Serv S 15 Assistant housemaid Staffs, Cansway Green Lilian Fisher Serv S 20 Housemaid Staffs, Cansway Green
1901 Census Sun/Mon 31st March/1st April 1901 Source: FHL Film TNA Ref RG13 Piece: 2320; Folio: 6; Page: 3 Sched: 19 Dwelling: Theale Place: Wedmore, Somerset, England Name Rel Mar Age Occupation Status Birthplace Sarah M S Pereira Head Wid 55 Living on own means Warwick, Birmingham Charles P A L Pereira Son S 20 Scholar of Keble Berks, Sutton Courtney College Oxford Caroline T B Kate Vis S 56 Middlesex, Kennington Sarah Ann Stevens Serv S 18 General domestic Worker Somerset, Wedmore Hubert Crompton Vis S 27 Silversmith Gold Employer Warwick, Birmingham
1901 Census Sun/Mon 31st March/1st April 1901 Source: FHL Film TNA Ref RG13 Piece: 2915; Folio: 81; Page: 30 Sched: 189 Dwelling: 1 Pinfold Street Place: Bilton, Warwickshire, England Name Rel Mar Age Occupation Status Birthplace Edward G Crompton Head M 26 Grocershop keeper Own a/c Warwick, Clifton? Sara Crompton Wife M 23 Warwick, Clifton
1901 Census Sun/Mon 31st March/1st April 1901 Source: FHL Film TNA Ref RG13 Piece: 820; Folio: 27; Page: 28 Sched: 181 Dwelling: Dent de Lion Farm (School) Place: Garlinge, Kent, England Name Rel Mar Age Occupation Status Birthplace Reginald Crompton Boar 11 Scholar Warwick, Edgbaston
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