Born at Lowestoft. Educated at Cambridge University and St Thomas's Hospital. Qualified in 1889. Held junior posts at Addenbrooke's and St Thomas's Hospitals. Lecturer and examiner on midwifery at Cambridge.
Curator of the museum at St George's Hospital. Obstetric physician, lecturer on midwifery and the diseases of women at St George's Hospital.
Physician to the Queen Charlotte Hospital and East End Maternity Hospital.
Retired to Woodchester, Gloucestershire. Died 3 Oct 1944.