Henry Howard

Birth: 1792, May 28
Death: 1874, Mar. 2
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City
  • Montgomery

Additional Information

  • Dates:
    Notes: “Born in Frederick County, Md., May 28, 1792; son of Joshua Howard. Educated at Frederick Academy; pupil of Doctor Warfield; M.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1837; practiced at Brookville, Md., 1813-37; Professor of Obstetrics and Diseases of Women and Children, University of Maryland (Trustees’ School), 1837-39; Professor of Medical Jurisprudence, Obstetrics and Practice of Medicine, University of Virginia, 1839-67; for fifteen to twenty years previous to 1867 had withdrawn from practice to devote himself exclusively to teaching; President, Citizens National Bank, Charlottsville, 1867-74. Died at Charlottesville, March 2, 1874.”
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 444
  • Dates:
    Notes: “Born, 1773. Surgeon, Baltimore Regiment, 1807 (Q.); Surgeon, thirty-ninth Regiment Maryland Militia, 1814. Died at Baltimore, 1817.”
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 444
  • Dates: 1792-1874
    Notes: Born in Frederick County, Md., May 28, 1792; son of Joshua Howard. Educated at Frederick Academy; pupil of Doctor Warfield; M.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1837; practiced at Brookville, Md., 1813-37; Professor of Obstetrics and Diseases of Women and Children, University of Maryland (Trustee’s School), 1837-39; Professor of Medical Jurisprudence, Obstetrics and Practice of Medicine, University of Virginia, 1839-67; for fifteen to twenty years previous to 1867 had withdrawn from practice to devote himself exclusively to teaching; President, Citizens National Bank, Charlottesville, 1867-74. Died at Charlottesville, March 2, 1874.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 444
  • Dates: 1828
    Notes: CHAPTER 205. Session Laws, 1827 session: An act to incorporate the Maryland Hospital. Passed March 14, 1828
    Source:
  • Dates: 1833?
    Notes: Board of Visitors, Washington Medical College
    Source: Abrahams, Harold J., Extinct Medical Schools of Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society: 22
  • Dates: 1837
    Notes: “The Medical Faculty of the University withdraw from under the control of the Trustees and open a Lecture Room at old Indian Queen Hotel (corner Baltimore and Hanover streets), where they remained for two years. The Regents of the Medical University instituted a suit for the recovery of their rights under the original charter. Drs. Fred. May elected Prof. ____?; H. Willes Baxley, Prof. of Anatomy and Physiology; Robt. E. Dorsey, Materia Medica; Wm. R. Fisher, Chemistry; Henry Howard, Obstetrics; M.A. Finly, Prof. ____? By the Board of Trustees of the Medical University. Drs. W.E.A. Aikin, Prof. of Chemistry, and Sam G. Baker, Prof. of Materia Medica in the Medical University, by Regents.”
    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: 36