Henry Newell Martin

Birth: 1848
Death: 1898, Oct. 27
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1848-1898
    Notes: Born at Newry, Ireland, 1848. Graduated from Cambridge University; Fellow of Christ’s College, Cambridge University; Dr.Sci., London University; M.D., (Honorary), University of Georgia; F.R.S.; Professor of Biology, Johns Hopkins University, 1876-93; resigned, 1893; orator, 1879 and 1885; author (with Huxley) of “Manual of Elementary Biology,” 1875; “The Human Body,” 1881; Editor of Studies from the Biological Laboratory of Johns Hopkins University. “By his brilliant work as investigator, teacher and author he advanced knowledge and exerted a wide and enduring influence” (Memorial Tablet). Died at Burley, Yorkshire, England, October 27, 1898.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 490