George Alfred Heberden DSO

Born1860 Ranmore, Surrey
Died1916 Sea Point, Cape Town
FatherRev. George Heberden (1833 – 1891)
MotherDorothea Barnetta Gibbs (1836 – 1907)

Life Events

1891Death of father Rev. George Heberden
1895Married Winefred Bermingham Cottam in St. Augstine's, Kimberley, South Africa
1907Death of mother Dorothea Barnetta Gibbs

Biography and Notes

1st son. Baptised at Ranmore, Surrey. Educated at Malvern College, 1872-8, matric. Cambridge (Jesus College) 1880, BA 1883, student at St. George's Hospital, Westminster, MRCS and LRCP 1888. Buried in the English Cemetery at Maitland, nr. Cape Town.

In medical practice in Cape Colony (successively at Bredersdorp, Kenhard, Barkly West, and Victoria West) 1888 till his death. Surgeon-captain to the Kimberley Light Horse during the siege of that town 1899-1900. D.S.O. J.P. for Barkly West. A Freemason.

2 sons.