John Jacob Abel

Birth: 1857, May 19
Death: 1938, May 26
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1906 John J. Abel doctor Chares Street Baltimore City
1912 John J. Abel doctor Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1857-
    Notes: [Admitted to MedChi 1895]. Born at Cleveland, O., May 19, 1857 Ph.B., University of Michigan, 1883; Graduate Student, Johns Hopkins University. 1883-84; pursued medical studies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland; M.D., University of Strasburg, 1888; Professor of Materia Medica and Therapeutics, University of Michigan. 1891-93; Professor of Pharmacology and in charge of Physiological Chemistry, Johns Hopkins Medical School, 1893-; Associate Editor, Journal of Experimental Medicine; Special work: Researches in Pharmacology and Physiological Chemistry. published in European and American journals. Station L, Baltimore.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 297
  • Dates: 1857-?
    Notes: ABEL, JOHN J., M.D. (1857-). — Born in Ohio, now lives in Baltimore, where he is professor of pharmacology at the Johns Hopkins University. A member of many learned societies and associate editor of “The Journal of Experimental Medicine” and “Archives Internationales de Pharmaco-Dynamic et de Therapie.” Author of “Special Researches on Animal Tissues and Fluids,” “A Critical Review of the Pharmacological Action of Ethyl Alcohol, with a Statement of the Relative Toxity of the Constituents of Alcoholic Beverages.”
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.
  • Dates: 1857-1938
    Notes: ABEL — On May 26, 1938, at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, DR. JOHN J., husband of the late Mary Hinman Abel.

    Services and interment at Montour Falls, N.Y., Sunday afternoon. Friends may call at the Mitchell Home, 1900 Eutaw Place, until Saturday evening at 7 o’clock.

    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1857-1938
    Notes: Abel, John J. 1857-1938
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    Abel, John Jacob 1857-
    Who Was Who among North American Authors, 1921-1939. Compiled from “Who’s Who among North American Authors,” Volumes 1-7, 1921-1939. Two volumes. Gale Composite Biographical Dictionary Series, Number 1. Detroit: Gale Research, 1976.

    Abel, John Jacob 1857-1938
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    Biography Index. A cumulative index to biographical material in books and magazines. Volume 18: September, 1992-August, 1993. New York: H.W. Wilson Co., 1993. (BioIn 18)
    The Cambridge Biographical Encyclopedia. Second edition. Edited by David Crystal. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. (CamBiEn)
    The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography. Edited by John S. Bowman. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. (CamDcAB)
    The Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists. By David Millar, Ian Millar, John Millar, and Margaret Millar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996. (CamDcSc)
    Chambers Biographical Dictionary. Sixth edition. Edited by Melanie Parry. New York: Larousse Kingfisher Chambers, 1997. (ChamBiD)
    Dictionary of American Biography. Supplement 2. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1958. (DcAmB S2)
    Dictionary of American Medical Biography. Two volumes. Edited by Martin Kaufman, Stuart Galishoff, and Todd L. Savitt. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1984. (DcAmMeB 84)
    Dictionary of Scientific Biography. Volumes I-XIV. Edited by Charles Coulston Gillispie. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1970-1976. (DcScB)
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    Larousse Dictionary of Scientists. Edited by Hazel Muir. New York: Larousse, 1994. (LarDcSc)
    McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science & Technology. Fourth edition. Edited by Sybil P. Parker. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1997. Biographical Listing section begins on page 2218. (McGCEnS)
    The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography. Volume 28. New York: James T. White & Co., 1940. Reprint. Volumes 1-50. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms, 1967-1971. Use the Index to locate biographies. (NatCAB 28)
    The Oxford Companion to American History. By Thomas H. Johnson. New York: Oxford University Press, 1966. (OxCAmH)
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    Random House Webster’s Dictionary of Scientists. New York: Random House, 1997. (RanHWDS)
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    Source: Biography and Genealogy Master Index (BGMI)
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  • Dates: 1857-1938
    Notes: ABEL, JOHN J., physician, author, was born May 19; 1857, in Cleveland, Ohio. He is in charge of the department of physiological chemistry at Johns Hopkins University Medical School of Baltimore, Md. He is the author of special Researches on animal tissues and fluids.

    Source: Herringshaw, Thomas William. Herringshaw’s Encyclopedia of American Biography of the Nineteenth Century (Chicago, IL: American Publishers’ Association, 1902): Addenda,
    page i
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  • Dates: 1880-1940
    Notes: The John Jacob Abel Collection. In the The Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
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