Aspinall, Jessie Strahorn (1880-1953)

Also known as
Freeman, Jessie Strahorn (1880-1953)
Field of activity
Medical Practitioner; Physician
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https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1462760

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Jessie Strahorn Aspinall (1880-1953), medical practitioner, was born on 10 December 1880 at Forbes, New South Wales, only daughter of Rev. Arthur Ashworth Aspinall and his wife Helen, née Strahorn. After...

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Jessie Aspinall was the first female junior medical officer at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital 1906. She later went into private practice. In 1941 she gave Berida, her house at Bowral and three acres of land, to the Red Cross; it was used as a convalescent home for ex-servicemen.

  • Education - Bachelor of Medicine (MB) and Master of Surgery (ChM) completed at the University of Sydney
  • Career position - First female junior medical resident officer at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney
  • Career position - Junior House Surgeon at the General Hospital in Hobart
  • Career position - Resident Medical Officer at the Women's Hospital in Crown Street, Sydney
  • Career position - Life-Governor of the Women's Hospital
  • Career position - Private practice in Sydney

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Aspinall, Jessie Strahorn
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Aspinall, Jessie Strahorn (1880-1953)
    Durie, E. Beatrix
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1979
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 7, 118
  3. Where are the Women in Australian Science?
    McCarthy, Gavan; Morgan, Helen; Smith, Ailie; van den Bosch, Alan
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, 2003

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  1. Morton, Aspinall and Freeman families - photographs, ca. 1880-1972
    [ Photograph : 1972 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  1. DR. JESSIE ASPINALL.
    Molong Argus (NSW : 1896 - 1921) Friday 2 March 1906 p 2 Article
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  1. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the will of Arthur Ashworth Aspinall, late of Turramurra, in the State of New South Wales, Presbyterian Minister, deceased.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 23 August 1929 [Issue No.112] p 3560

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    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 21 January 1955 [Issue No.6] p 137

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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Jessie Strahorn Aspinall, medical practioner, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
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  2. Aspinall family - papers, 1903-1908
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