John Carr Badeley, M.D., was the eldest son of John Badeley, M.D., a distinguished physician of Chelmsford, by his wife Charlotte, a daughter of Carr Brackenbury, esq. He was educated at the grammar school of Chelmsford, and at Caius college, Cambridge, as a member of which house he proceeded M.B. 1817; M.D. 1822. Dr. Badeley was admitted a Candidate of the College of Physicians 22nd December, 1823, a Fellow 22nd January, 1825; was Censor in 1827, and Harveian Orator in 1849. He died at Chelmsford 22nd September, 1851.