Frederick Garretson

Birth: 1837
Death: 1887, Aug. 30
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City


Date Name Occupation Address City
1867-1868 Frederick Garrettson doctor 31 N Calvert Baltimore City
1868-1869 Frederick Garretson doctor 45 Lexington Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1837-1887
    Notes: Born in Glouster County, Va., 1837; son of Andrew Van Bibber and Bettie Carter Garretson, of Matthews County, Va. Educated at the College of St. James, Md.; pupil of Dr. W.C. Van Bibber; M.D., Unversity of Maryland, 1857; (entered in the catalogue as “Frederick Van Bibber, Va.” Name was afterwards changed to Garretson by Act of Confederate Congress;) Assistant Surgeon, U.S.N., May 23, 1857; dismissed, May 6, 1861; Assistant Surgeon, C.S.N., 1861-65; was on cruiser “Florida”; was in Europe, 1865; after the War, practiced at Baltimore, 1865-72; removed to New York; he was married by had no children. Died at Bound Brook, N.J., August 30, 1887.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 406