Chapin A. Harris

Birth: 1806
Death: 1860
Occupation: dentist

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

US Census

Year Occupation County Ward/District Post Office Page
1850 dentist Baltimore City 10 106

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1842 C.A. Harris dentist 53 s Sharp St. Baltimore City
1840-1841 C.A. Harris dentist 53 Hanover St. south of Pratt Baltimore City
1835-1836 C.A. Harris dentist 76 Pratt St. Baltimore City
1835-1836 Chapin A. Harris dentist Fayette St. 3 doors west of Charles; dwelling, 76 W Pratt St. Baltimore City
1843 Chapin A. Harris surgeon dentist 28 S. Sharp Baltimore City
1849-1850 Chapin A. Harris dental surgeon NE corner Lexington and Charles Baltimore City
1860 C.A. Harris dentist 51 N Charles Baltimore City
1856-1857 C.A. Harris dentist 51 N Charles Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1806-1860
    Notes: Born at Pompey, Onondaga County, N.Y., 1806. A.M.; settled in Ohio; later, at Baltimore; pupil of Dr. H.H. Hayden; Founder of Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, 1839 (the first in the world); M.D.; licensed as Dental Surgeon; partner of J.H. Harris; Professor of Practice of Denistry, Baltimore College of Dentistry, 1839-42; a Founder of the American Society of Dental Surgeons, and President, 1844; author of first dental text-book, “Harris’ Principles and Practice of Denistry,” the first dental dictionary, and Editor of the first dental journal, The American Journal of Dental Science, 1839-60; also Editor of The Guardian of Health, 1841. Died at Baltimore, 1860. (See Hayden, Horace H.)
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 429
  • Dates: 1839
    Notes: “Baltimore College of Dental Surgery organized: Dr. H.H. Hayden, Professor of Dental Pathology and Physiology; Chapin A. Harris, M.D., Prof. of Practical Dentistry; Thomas E. Bond, Jr., M.D., Prof. of Special Dental Pathology and Therapeutics, and H. Willis Baxley, M.D., Prof. of Special Dental Anatomy and Physiology.”
    Source: Quinan, John Russell, Medical Annals of Baltimore from 1608 to 1880, including Events, Men and Literature to which is added a Subject Index and Record of Public Services Baltimore: Press of Isaac Friedenwald: 37
  • Dates: 1839
    Notes: Baltimore College of Dental Surgery incorporated, the first in the world. Faculty: Drs. H. H. Hayden, Chapin A. Harris, Thomas E. Bond, Jr., and H. Willis Baxley.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 696
  • Dates: 1839/06
    Notes: Drs. Chapin A. Harris, of Baltimore, and Eleazer Parmley, of New York, dentists, found the first journal in America devoted exclusively to Dentistry, the American Journal of Dental Science (June).
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 696
  • Dates: 1860
    Notes: Dr. Chapin A. Harris ob. aet. 59.
    Source: Quinan, John Russell, Medical Annals of Baltimore from 1608 to 1880, including Events, Men and Literature to which is added a Subject Index and Record of Public Services Baltimore: Press of Isaac Friedenwald: 42
  • Dates: 1860/01/17
    Notes: MIGNOT-HARRIS. — On Wednesday, Jan. 11, by Rev. Dr. Robt. L. Dashiell and Rev. Dr. G. D. Cummins, Louis R. MIGNOT, of this City, and ZAIDES CORDELIA, second daughter of Prof. Chapin A. Harris, of Baltimore.
    SOURCE: New York Times Jan. 17, 1860
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