William Buckingham Canfield

Birth: 1857
Death: 1899, Dec. 26
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City


Date Name Occupation Address City
1881 William B. Canfield, Jr. doctor 246 N. Charles Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1857-1899
    Notes: Born at Baltimore, 1857. A.B., Princeton; M.D., University of Maryland, 1880; M.D., University of Berlin, 1886; Lecturer on Clinical Medicine, University of Maryland, a Founder and Attending Physician, Hospital for Consumptives; Attending Physician, Union Protestant Infirmary and Bayview Asylym; Editor, Maryland Medical Journal; Associate Editor, Health Magazine, Baltimore; he was the author of “Practical Notes on Urinary Analysis” (two editions); “Hygiene of the Sick Room,” 1892; and translator of Seifert and Muller’s “Clinical Diagnosis,” 1887. Died at New York City, December 26, 1899, from a fall causing fracture of the skull.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 342
  • Dates: 1880
    Notes: M.D., University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Historical Sketch of the University of Maryland School of Medicine (1807-1890), with an Introductory Chapter, Notices of the Schools of Law, Arts and Sciences, and Theology, and the Department of Dentistry, and a General Catalog of Medical Alumni Baltimore: Press of Isaac Friedenwald: 167
  • Dates: 1899
    Notes: Died, New York, December 26, 1899, age 42.
    Source: Arps, Walter E., Jr., Maryland Mortalities 1876-1915 from the (Baltimore) Sun Almanac Westminster: Family Line Publications: 39
  • Dates: doctor
    Notes: Attending Physician, Baltimore General Dispensary
    Source: Baxley, C. Herbert, ed., A History of the Baltimore General Dispensary Baltimore: Baltimore General Dispensary Foundation, Inc.: 109