Thomas Fitzpatrick (1832 - 1900):
Thomas Fitzpatrick was born in Virginia, County Cavan, and was educated at Trinity College, Dublin. He took a degree in medicine in 1856. He became a member of the Royal College of Physicians twelve years later. Tours and Excursions was published posthumously in 1901, and in the same year his widow founded the Fitzpatrick Lectureship at the Royal College of Physicians in London.