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Silver, Agnes Margaret


Registration number1053
First name(s)Agnes Margaret

Highfield Parsonage, Southampton; St. Barthomew's Hospital, E.C.

Date of registration2 May 1890

Charing Cross Hospital 1886; Certificate, St Bartholomew's Hospital 1887-90



Personal details

Date of birthabt 1861
Place of birthWest Point, Isle of Wight
Family details

Father, Edgar, Vicar in Church of England Mother's name Isabella Diana Emma Silver Agnes was baptised 01 Dec. 1861 at Holy Trinity, Cowes, Isle of Wight.

Date of death1904
Place of deathSligo, Ireland

Professional details

Additional training

Massage at the National Hospital Feb. 1889 (sent from St. Bart's). Finished training November 1890.

Additional qualifications

CMB certificate; Clothworkers Prize awarded for her outstanding training at St. Bart's. (She was a 'special probationer' for at least two quarters. The Matron's comment: will make a very good nurse' as well as 'punctual'... 'has been on night duty at Swanley'... 'has greatly improved' (on accuracy in observing patients); Sister 1890; Certificate General Lying In Hospital and London Obstetric Society abt 1894

Work experience

Charing Cross Hospital 1886; St. Bartholomew's Hospital 1887-October 31, 1890; Medical Home, Eastbourne (Sister) 1890-1894; Private Nursing 1894-at least 1909.

Professional activities

Admitted member of the League of St. Bartholomew's Hospital at a meeting recently before publication of The Nursing Record and Hospital World Jan. 26, 1901; MRBNA


Register of Trained Nurses 1892; Nursing Directory for 1909; and Register of Nurses (RBNA 4/1) - Royal British Nurses' Association Records, King's College London Archives 1891 census Free BMD - Irish Civil Registration Indexes, London Metropolitan Archives St. Bartholomew's Hospital Matron's book on Probationers', St. Bartholomew's Hospital Archive

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