Washington R. Handy

Birth: 1811
Death: 1857
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

US Census

Year Occupation County Ward/District Post Office Page
1850 physician Baltimore City 4 20

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1842 W.R. Handy doctor Pratt st e of Exeter Baltimore City
1840-1841 W.R. Handy doctor corner High and Pratt Sts. Baltimore City
1843 Washington R. Handy doctor 52 E Pratt st. Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates:
    Notes: See also:
    Allibone’s Critical Dictionary of English Literature. British and American authors living and deceased from the earliest accounts to the latter half of the Nineteenth Century. Three volumes. By S. Austin Allibone. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1858-1871. Reprint. Detroit: Gale Research, 1965. (Alli)
    Source:
  • Dates: 1811-1857
    Notes: Born in Somerset County, Md., 1811. Pupil of Drs. W.W. Handy (his father), Hall and Davidge; M.D., Washington Medical College, Baltimore, 1834; Professor of Anatomy and Physiology, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery; Dean, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, 1842-53; author of “A Text-book of Anatomy and Guide to Dissection,” Philadelphia (two editions), 1854 and 1856. Died at Baltimore, 1857.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 427
  • Dates: 1831-1838 between
    Notes: Graduate, Washington Medical College
    Delaware
    Source: Abrahams, Harold J., Extinct Medical Schools of Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society: 28
  • Dates: 1837-38 session until 1841-42 session
    Notes: Demonstrator of Anatomy, Washington Medical College
    Source: Abrahams, Harold J., Extinct Medical Schools of Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society: 20
  • Dates: 1850-51 session
    Notes: Anatomy and Operative Surgery, Washington Medical College
    Source: Abrahams, Harold J., Extinct Medical Schools of Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society: 21