William Billingslea Keene

Birth: 1775, Mar. 15
Death: 1857, Apr. 9
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City
  • Caroline

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1824 William Keen M.D.
M.D.
Exeter, east side north of King George OT Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1775-1857
    Notes: See biography.
    Source: Jensen, Christian E., Lives of Caroline County Maryland Physicians, 1774-1984 Denton: Baker Printing Company: 81-82
  • Dates: 1775-1857
    Notes: Born in Dorchester County, Md., March 15, 1775; of English descent; son of Thomas B. and Mary Tubman Keene. Said to have taken medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania; Orator, Medical and Chirurgical Faculty, 1809; for several years after graduation, practiced at Greensboro, Md.; later, went to Baltimore, where he married, and afterwards moved to Kentucky; was very wealthy; lived at Georgetown, Scott County, Ky.; he was twice married, first, Elizabeth Claland, second, Hannah Bodine. Died in Louisiana, April 9, 1857. See lists of 1807, 1848 and 1853.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 464