Joseph Augustus White

Birth: 1848, Apr. 19
Death: ?
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City


Date Name Occupation Address City
1842 Joseph White doctor York ave n of Madison sts. Baltimore City
1824 Joseph White doctor, proprietor of the Gin distillery Holliday, south of Centre; dwelling: 8 Waterloo row, N Calvert Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1848-?
    Notes: Born at Baltimore, April 19, 1848. A.B., St. Mary’s College, Emmitsburg, Md., 1867; A.M., St. Mary’s College, 1869; pupil of Dr. N.R. Smith; M.D., University of Maryland, 1869; took one course each at Ecole de Medecine, Paris, and the Universities of Freiburg and Heidelberg, completing his studies at the University of Berlin; began practicing at Baltimore in 1872; Vaccine Physician, 1873; removed to Richmond, Va., 1879; Professor of Diseases of the Eye and Ear, Washington University, Baltimore, 1872-77; Professor of Ophthalmology, etc., University College of Medicine, Richmond; Founder in 1880, and Senior Surgeon, Richmond Eye, Ear, Throat and Nose Infirmary; Ophthalmic Surgeon, Virginia Hospital; President, Richmond Medical and Surgical Society; President, Virginia Sons of the American Revolution; contributor to “Burnett’s System,” 1893, and inventor of several instruments in his specialty.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 618
  • Dates: 1873
    Notes: Vaccine physcian
    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: 274