Epps, George Napoleon

BORN 22 Jul 1815, Sevenoaks, Kent: Bessels Green - DIED 28 May 1874, London: 20 Devonshire Street
GRAVE LOCATION London: Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, Kensal Green (016/PS (21377))

Son of the merchant John Epps and half brother of homeopathic physician John Epps (1805-1869). George Napoleon became a memeber of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1845. He worked at the homeopathic hospital at Hanover Square, London.

He was succesful with his treatment of deformed spines and in 1849 he published "Spinal Curvature Its Theory and Cure". In 1833 he married Charlotte Bacon (1813-1890) and their daughter Laura married the famous painter Alma-Tadema.

• Daughter: Alma-Tadema, Laura Theresa

Related persons
• is half-brother/half-sister of Epps, John


The grave of George Napoleon Epps and his daughter Laura, Lady Alma Tadema at Kensal Green Cemetery, London.

Paths of Glory, The Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery, London, 1997
British Homeopathy during two centuries by Peter Morrell

Epps, John

Published: 1 Aug 2010
Last update: 2 Feb 2018