JACOB, Philip Whittington

JACOB, Philip Whittington. Faversham 11.1.1804 — Guildford 26.12.1889. British Surgeon and Linguist. Son of Rev. Stephen Long Jacob and Eliza Susanna Bond. Living in Guildford, served four times as mayor. Married 1838 Sarah Anne McLean, as widower married Hannah Eliza Hadden, no children.

Publications: Hindoo tales, or the adventures of ten princes, freely translated from the Sanskrit of the Dasa-kumaracharitam. 9+376 p. L. 1873.

Sources: http://myjacobfamily.com/favershamjacobs/philipwhittingtonjacob.htm with two photos, written by his nephews’ great grandson.


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