Robert E. Dorsey

Birth: 1796
Death: 1876
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1868-1869 Robert E. Dorsey doctor 315 Madison Ave. Baltimore City
1867-1868 Robert E. Dorsey doctor 215 Madison Ave. Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1796-1876
    Notes:
    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: 92
  • Dates: 1796-1876
    Notes:
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 381
  • Dates: 1796-1876
    Notes: Born at Georgetown, D.C., 1796. M.D., University of Maryland, 1819; Resident Physician, City Hospital, Baltimore, 1819-20; Professor of Materia Medica, University of Maryland (Trustee’s School), 1837-39; President of the Alumni Association, University of Maryland (School of Medicine), 1875; resided in Anne Arundel County. He was ‘too frail for general practice.’ Died in 1876.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 381
  • 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
  • Dates: 1855/10/09
    Notes: George Buchanan Coale m. Caroline Donaldson Dorsey, dau. of (Dr.) Robert E., 9 Oct. 1855
    Baltimore Sun, 11 Oct. 1855
    Source: Hollowak, Thomas L., Index to Marriages in the (Baltimore) Sun, 1851-1860 Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc: 39