James Steuart

Birth: 1755
Death: 1845
Occupation:

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1755-1845
    Notes: Born at Annapolis, Md., 1755. Educated in Scotland; M.D., Edinburgh, 1779 (Thesis, “De Spasmo”), practiced at Annapolis; removed to Baltimore, 1780; Commissioner of Health, Baltimore, 1805; President, Vaccine Society of Baltimore, 1812 and 1822; Justice of Peace, 1816; retired from practice, 1805; Trustee, University of Maryland, 1826. Died in 1845.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 580
  • Dates: 1780
    Notes: Dr. James Steuart removes from Annapolis to Baltimore.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 660
  • Dates: 1812, Feb. 6
    Notes: “Vaccine or Jennerian Society reorganized, Dr. James Steuart, President; Jas. Smith, Secretary.”
    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: 26
  • Dates: 1822/01/28
    Notes: Vaccine Society reorganized, Dr. James Steuart President, Dr. James Smith, Secretary (January 28).
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 687
  • Dates: 1845
    Notes: Deaths: Drs. Thomas S. Fassitt, in Worcester County, aet. 80, James Steuart, at Baltimore, aet. 90.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 699