Francis Reed Wills

Birth: 1803, Apr. 25
Death: 1872, Jun. 22
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City
  • Cecil

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1803-1872
    Notes: Born at Port Tobacco, Charles County, Md., April 25, 1803; son of John B. Wills. Educated at Mount St. Mary’s College, Emmitsburg, Md.; pupil of Drs. Johnson and Plater; later, of Dr. Thomas H. Wright, of Baltimore; M.D., University of Maryland, 1828; at Baltimore Almshouse one year; then settled in practice at Port Deposit, where he continued to practice until his retirement; married first, Catherine Fowke, second, Olivia Hughes. Died June 22, 1872. See lists of 1848, 1853 and 1873.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 624
  • Dates: 1828
    Notes: MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Source: University of Maryland School of Medicine, Catalogue of the Alumni of the School of Medicine Baltimore: Printed by Sherwood & Co.: 19