MB BS (Vic Univ, Manchester) 1890, DPH (Liverpool) 1909, MD (Liverpool) 1912

Born West Derby 1865                          Died Liverpool, 26/1/1948

John Teare

House Physician, Royal Infirmary, Liverpool 1891

RMO, Lock Hospital, Royal Infirmary, Liverpool 1892

Clinical Assistant, Eye and Ear Infirmary, Liverpool 1893

Came to NZ in 1893, arriving in Auckland, and proceeded directly to Wellington to stay with his Uncle

Practiced from Vivian St in 1893 - 1896, then 88 Cuba St from 1896-1902

Prison, Militia and Police Surgeon, Wellington 1893 - 1903

Honorary Physician, Wellington Hospital 1898-1902


Returned to England in 1903




photograph courtesy Mike Constantine

RMO, Liverpool Fever Hospital (Fazakerley)

HS, Southampton Free Eye Hospital                                                                     

Ophthalmic HS, General Infirmary, Leeds

HS, Birkenhead and Wirral Children's Hospital and Dispensary

Assistant County MOH, Hants 1912 - 1913

Tuberculosis Officer, Notts County Council 1914

Visiting Physician, Ransom Sanatorium, Sherwood Forest 1915

Assistant County MOH, Schools Medical Officer and Surgical Oculist, West Riding Yorkshire County Council 1916 - 1918

Lieutenant, 1st London Sanitary Co., RAMC T

Honorary Life Member, St John's Ambulance Association

Fellow, Society of Medical Officers of Health

Member, Royal Sanitary Institute


Obituary: BMJ 1948 1:419

Last updated 2 June 2022.