John Wesley Chambers

Birth: 1856, Sep. 9
Death: ?
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1881 John W. Chambers doctor 222 N. Broadway Baltimore City
1912 John Wesley Chambers doctor 18 W. Franklin St. Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1856-?
    Notes: Born in Kent County, Del., September 9, 1856. Educated at Centerville Academy, Md.; pupil of Dr. J.A. Holton; M.D., College of Physicians and Surgeons, Baltimore, 1878; Assistant Physician, and later, Resident Physician, City Hospital, 1878-80; Prosector, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1879-81; Demonstrator of Anatomy, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1881-91; Professor of Anatomy, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1891-94; Professor of Operative and Clinical Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1894-; Professor of Operative Surgery and Topographic Anatomy, Baltimore Polyclinic, 1894; Demonstrator, and later, Professor of Anatomy, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery; Vice-President, Medical and Chirurgical Faculty, 1892-93; President, Baltimore Medical Association; President, Medical and Surgical Society; Consulting Physician, Hebrew and St. Joseph’s Hospitals. 18 West Franklin Street, Baltimore.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 346
  • Dates: 1878
    Notes: Dr. Gombell resigned [as Resident Physician of the City Hospital] and was succeeded in 1878 by Dr. Chambers.
    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: 256
  • Dates: 1878
    Notes: Resident physician, City Hospital
    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: 256
  • Dates: 1891
    Notes:

    “The Baltimore Medical Association has elected the following officers for 1891:

    President, Dr. J. E. Michael; Vice-Presidents, Drs. H. H. Biedler and John D. Blake; Recording and Reporting Secretary, Henry B. Gwynn; Cor. Sec’y, Jos. Blum; Treasurer, John Neff; Executive Committee, E.L. Crutchfield, John T. King, J. L. Ingle; Committee of Honor, John W. Chambers, Chas. H. Jones, W. F. A. Kemp.”

    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: 256Medical Items Maryland Medical Journal XXIV January 17, 1891: 264

  • Dates: 1900
    Notes: Consultant, Surgeon, Presbyterian Eye, Ear and Throat Charity Hospital

    Source: Twenty-Second Annual Report of the Presbyterian Eye, Ear and Throat Charity Hospital, 1900.
    Source:

  • Dates: 1907
    Notes: Surgeon, Hebrew Hospital
    Source: Hebrew Hospital and Asylum Association, Report of the Hebrew Hospital and Asylum Association of Baltimore City, January 1907 : : 4
  • Dates: 1910
    Notes: Associate Staff, St. Agnes Hospital
    Source: Annual Report of St. Agnes Hospital for the year ending December 31, 1910 Baltimore: St. Mary’s Industrial School Press, 1911