Birth: 1802, Jan.
Death: 1885, Jan. 18
- Baltimore City
- Dates: 1802-1885
Notes: Born in Bedford County, Va., January, 1802. Said to have been M.D. at a Philadelphia college (name not in the Catalogue of the University of Pennsylvania or of Jefferson); for over fifty years Resident Physician to Greenbrier White Sulphur Springs, Va.; Professor of Medical Jurisprudence and Hygiene, Washington University, Baltimore, 1867-72; author of “Mineral Springs of North America,” several editions, the last being Philadelphia, 1873 (the first edition under the title of “Virginia Springs,” 1846). Died in Virginia, January 18, 1885.
Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 510