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The Medical and Surgical Directory of The State of Iowa, 1878

Physicians & Surgeons--Mortuary Record


Name Place & County Age Death Cause School of Practice & Date Graduated
Achison, G. L. Albia, Monroe Co. 58 years 29-Jul-1877 Disease, apoplexy He was a licentiate of the Medical Board of Trumbull County, Ohio.
Atkinson, _____ Dover, Lee Co.
1877

Baker, S. W. Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co.
1877
A graduate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Western, New York, 1833.
Best, T. E. Agency City, Wapello Co.
1877
An Eclectic by profession.
Blackman, A. M. Cresco, Howard Co. 50 years 05-May-1876 Killed A graduate of Rush Medical College, Chicago, 1860.
Butler, L. L. Muscatine, Muscatine Co.


A graduate of the Med. Dept. Iowa State University, Iowa City, 1876.
Cameron, H. E. Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co.


An Eclectic by profession.
Canady, James T. Des Moines, Polk Co.
1877
A graduate of the Medical Dept. Iowa State University, Keokuk, 1860.
Cook, P. Nevada, Story Co. 45 years July-1876
An Eclectic by profession.
Crooks, C. L. Cantril, Van Buren Co.
1877
A graduate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Keokuk, 1875.
Cusack, J. H. Eldora, Hardin Co.
1877
A graduate of Belfast University of Ireland, 1843.
Davidson, A. M. Des Moines, Polk Co.
1877

Dickinson, George W. La Porte City, Black Hawk Co.
1877
A graduate of Cleveland Medical College, 1853.
Faucett, H. B. Dixon, Scott Co.
1877
A graduate of Cleveland Medical College, 1849.
Fehr, _____ Amana, Iowa Co.
1877

Finley, John W. Dubuque, Dubuque Co. 50 years 1877
A graduate of the Cin. College of Medicine and Surgery, 1836.
Graves, C. Plymouth, Cerro Gordo Co.
1877
A Botanic by profession.
Gray, D. M. Muscatine, Muscatine Co.
1877
A graduate of the Cincinnati College of Medicine and Surgery, 1851.
Gray, Robert A. H. Plum Hollow, Fremont Co.
1877

Guthrie, A. J. Prairie Grove, Clark Co.
1877
A graduate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Keokuk, 1874.
Hays, Thomas Afton, Union Co. 55 years 1877

Holyoke, Thomas Grinnell, Powesheik Co.
1877
A graduate of the Medical Department of Harvard University, 1847.
Hopkins, John Y. Guthrie Centre, Guthrie Co. 56 years 1877
A graduate of the Ohio Medical College, Cin., 1851.
Hubbard, George F. Polk City, Polk Co.
29-Dec-1877 Victim of the Ashtabula disaster. A graduate of the Medical Department of Dartmouth College, N. H., 1865.
Ireland, Alexander B. Camanche, Clinton Co. 60 years 29-Aug-1878 Disease, malarial fever A graduate of the Med. Dept. Illinois College, Jacksonville, 1846.
Irish, Delila L. Davenport, Scott Co.
07-May-1878
A graduate of the Womens' Med. College, Philadelphia, 1868.
Johnson, Thomas Cromwell, Union Co. 99 years May-1878
A graduate of the Medical Department University of Pennsylvania, 1827. He was the oldest practitioner in the State.
Kerns, George M. Logan, Harrison Co.
1875
A graduate of Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, 1860.
Linton, John Garnavillo, Clayton Co.
27-Jun-1878
A graduate of the St. Louis Medical College, 1841. He located in Clayton Co. in 1846, and was the second physician to take up a residence in the county.
Matteson, Myron J. Waverly, Bremer Co.


A graduate of Jefferson Medical College, 1876.
McClure, S. P. SpringHill, Warren Co.
Sep-1874
A graduate of Rush Medical College. Chicago, 1869.
Pritchett, _____ Ft. Madison, Lee Co.



Rosseau, John J. Washington, Washington Co.
1877
A graduate of Chicago Medical College, 1871.
Sanford, H. Clay Leon, Decatur Co.
1877
A graduate of the Medical Department Iowa State University, Keokuk, 1851.
Schwager, Alvin Lyons, Clinton Co. 44 years 26-May-1878 Disease, apoplexy A graduate of Breslau, Prussia, 1859.
Slonaker, L. M. Montrose, Lee county



Staymen, M. Ft. Madison, Lee Co.



Talbot, Joseph Birmingham, Van Buren Co.


A graduate of the Medical Department Iowa State University, Keokuk, 1864.
Turner, H. W. Osage, Mitchell Co.


A graduate of the Ohio Med. College, Cincinnati, 1861.
Way, Samuel Colesburgh, Delaware Co.


An Eclectic by profession.
Whitten, Samuel Doud's Station, Van Buren Co.


A graduate of the Iowa State University, Keokuk, 1864.
Williams, David Marshalltown, Marshall Co.


A graduate of Cleveland Medical College, 1850.
Wiltzie, Alexander Strawberry Point, Clayton Co.
1877
A graduate of Bennett Med. Coll., Chicago, 1870. An Eclectic by profession.

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