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Morgan Stanislaus GRACE  CMG

LRCS LRCP (Edin) 1859, MD (Jena, Germany) 1867

Born Clonmel, County Tipperary 28 Feb1837         Died Wellington 19 Apr 1903

Studied in Dublin, Paris and London.M S GraceEnlisted in the Army in 1859 as staff assistant and surgeon. In June 1860, he was sent to NZ, 3 months after the start of the Waitara war. He left the Imperial Army, joining the Colonial Forces, and became their Surgeon-General.

He left the military in 1865 and set up practice as a medical practitioner in Wellington.

Acting Provincial Surgeon for Wellington 1865
Wellington Coroner 1870 - 1877

He was appointed a Member of the Legislative Council in 1870.

Honorary Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1879 - 1882
Honorary Consulting Surgeon, Wellington Hospital 1883 - 1886.

President, Wellington Branch BMA 1890.

Awarded CMG in 1891
photograph courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library 

Obituary: NZMJ 1903 3:210

Last updated 29 October 2016.