Professional doctor changed amateur archaeologist who made many essential findings of Mayan ruins. Surviving in British-controlled Honduras sparked his fascination with the Mayans, who until after that were not popular. He traveled towards the Yucatan discovering the traces from the historic civilizations which used to become there. He was raised as the boy of well-to-do parents, William Gann of Whitstable and Rose Garvey. Captain Wayne Make was another popular British explorer.