John H Nankivell 1811 – 1890

PenzanceJohn H Nankivell (Nankivelle) ?1811 – ?1890 LSA London 1838, MRCS 1838, MBHS, was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Surgeon at the York Homeopathic Dispensary, General Secretary to the British Homeopathic Congress in 1872,

John H Nankivell practiced at 9 Bootham Street, York, and in Penzance,

John H Nankivell’s Obituary is in the Transactions of the … session of the American Institute of Homeopathy, Volume 44 in 1891,

John H Nankivell submitted cases and articles to various homeopathic publications, including Varicose ulcers, Apis Melifica in Scarlatine Maligna, On the Pathogenecy of Aconite, On the Tubercular Lung Disease of Cornish Miners, Cases of Contusions, A few Observations on the Pathogenic and Therapeutic Properties of Calcaria Carbonica and Causticum,

Of interest:

Bertram Wright Nankivell (12.8.1870 – ?1922) MRCS England, LRCP London (Anon, The Journal of the British Homoeopathic Society, Volume 8, Issues 29-32, (British Homoeopathic Society, 1990). Page 364), son of Capt E Nankivell RN (?-?), ?brother of Herbert Wright Nankivell, Registrar and Pathologist at the Hahnemann Convalescent Home, Physician to the Bournemouth Homeopathic Dispensary, Surgeon at the Victoria Home for Crippled Children, Westbourne,

Bertram Wright Nankivell practiced at Woodstock, West Cliff Road, Bournemouth,

Frank Nankivell ?1852 – ?1931 MD, CM Edinburgh, MRCS England 1877, ?son of Herbert Wright Nankivell, was a British homeopath in Syndenham in 1900, and in Exeter, and at 134 Aukland Road, Upper Norwood,

Frank Nankivell submitted cases and articles to various homeopathic publications,

Herbert Wright Nankivell ?1840 – 1909 MD Edinburgh 1864, MRCS England 1865, AKC, ?son of John H Nankivell, ?brother of BetramWright Nankivell, ?father of Frank Nankivell, Surgeon to St. James Homeopathic Hospital, Doncaster, Surgeon at the Liverpool Homeopathic Dispensary, Surgeon at the Birmingham Homeopathic Hospital, President of the British Homeopathic Society. Herbert Nankivell was present at the British Homeopathic Congress in 1879, the World’s Homeopathic Convention in 1880, and he was the President of the British Homeopathic Congress at Norwich in 1885, and he attended the Quinquennial Homeopathic International Congress on July 17th – 22nd 1911,

Herbert Nankivell practiced at Priory Place Doncaster, and at Penmellyn, Bournemouth,

Herbert Nankivell’s Obituary is in the Report of the British Homeopathic Association in 1909,

Herbert Nankivell submitted cases and articles to various homeopathic publications, including Cardiac Debility, The Treatment of Syphillis, The Climate of Bournemouth, Chronic Diuresis, On Poisoning by Kali Bich, Some Present Day Therapeutics, and he was an editor of The Homeopathic Medical Directory of Great Britain and Ireland (see Herbert Wright Nankivell (Ed.), The Homeopathic Medical Directory of Great Britain and Ireland, and annual abstract of British Homeopathic serial literature, (Henry Turner and co., 1871). Page 14).

2 thoughts on “John H Nankivell 1811 – 1890”

  1. From Dr C S Knighton Editor of the Clifton College Register

    Bertram Wright Nankivell MRCS LRCP, sometime Physician to Hahnemann Home and Bournemouth Homoeopathic Dispensary etc
    was born 12 Aug 1870, son of Capt E Nankivell RN; at Clifton 1880-3; no date of death in our records

  2. Hi Dr. Knighton

    Thank you for taking the time to add this information… greatly appreciated and duly amended…

    Sue

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