Henry Keerl

Birth: 1755
Death: 1827, Jul. 16
Occupation: doctor, druggist

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1816 Henry Keerl dwelling: 17 German Street Baltimore City
1819 Henry Keerl doctor 17 German Baltimore City
1810 Henry Keerl M.D. druggist 233 Baltimore Street; dwelling, 17 German Street Baltimore City
1814-1815 Henry Keerle druggist dwelling, 17 German Street Baltimore City
1800-1801 Henry Kerl physician & apothecary shop 233 Baltimore Street Baltimore City
1807 Henry Keerl druggist 233 Baltimore Street; dwelling: 17 German Street Baltimore City
1808 Henry Keerl druggist 233 Baltimore St.; dwelling, 17 German St. Baltimore City
1803 Henry Keerl M.D. and druggist-store 233 Baltimore St.; dwelling: German St. near Howard St. Baltimore City
1802 Henry Keerl M.D. & druggist Store: 233 Baltimore Street; dwelling: German Street near Howard Street Baltimore City
1796 Henry Keerl doctor 231 Baltimore Street Baltimore City
1804 Henry Keerl M.D. German Lane Baltimore City
1804 Kurl doctor 233 Baltimore Street Baltimore City
1822-1823 Henry Keerle M.D. 17 German Baltimore City
1824 Henry Keerle M.D. 17 German Baltimore City
1827 Henry Keerl M.D. 17 Great German, west of Hanover Baltimore City
1853-1854 Henry Keerl apothecary dw: 38 Courtland St. Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1755-1827
    Notes: Tombstone, Dr. Henry Keerl, 1755-Jul. 16, 1827.
    Source: Gravestone found on personal visit, November 9, 2005. Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, MD
  • Dates: 1755-1827
    Notes: Born at Mainbernheim, Bavaria, 1755. Came to America in 1776 as Surgeon of one of the Hessian Regiments in the British Service; captured at Trenton, N.J., December 26, 1776; paroled and allowed to live at Baltimore, where he settled in practice (1782) and lived until his death, July 16, 1827. He left a large estate. He is spoken of as a conscientious and benevolent gentleman, who enjoyed the entire esteem of the community.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 464
  • Dates: 1782
    Notes: “Dr. Henry Keerl arrived from Germany.”
    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: 15
  • Dates: 1782
    Notes: Dr. Henry Keerl, Hessian Surgeon, captured at Trenton, settles at Baltimore.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 661
  • Dates: 1798
    Notes: 1798, p. 42
    Source: Baltimore City Archives. A Name Index to the Baltimore City Tax Records, 1798-1808. Baltimore: Baltimore City Archives, 1981. See Ancestry.Com
  • Dates: 1799-1808
    Notes: 1799-1800, p. 172; 1801-1803, p. 200; 1804-1808, p. 241
    Source: Baltimore City Archives. A Name Index to the Baltimore City Tax Records, 1798-1808. Baltimore: Baltimore City Archives, 1981. See Ancestry.Com
  • Dates: 1803
    Notes: KEERLE, Dr. Henry, of Balto., and Miss Margaret Candle of Frederick were married Sun. eve. (Baltimore Federal Gazette, 8 Nov. 1803) (Baltimore Telegraphe, 9 Nov. 1803, gives the bride’s name as Kendall).
    Source: Barnes, Robert, Marriages and Deaths from Baltimore Newspapers 1796-1816 Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 181
  • Dates: 1827
    Notes: “Dr. Henry Keerle ob. aet. 73.”
    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: 33
  • Dates: 1827
    Notes: Deaths: Drs. John Rumsy, in Harford County; John P. Ahl, at Baltimore, July 13, aet. 79; Henry Keerl, at Baltimore, July 16, aet. 72; George Roberts, at Baltimore, August 2; Colin Mackenzie, September 1, aet. 52.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 690
  • Dates: n. d.
    Notes:

    MARYLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY LIBRARY
    
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    RECORD
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    Author
    Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, 1843-1913.
    
    Title Statement
    Dr. Heinrich or Henry Keerl, of Baltimore, the 'Hessian surgeon' / by
    Eugene F. Cordell, M.D..
    
    Published
    [S.l. : s.n.], 1905.
    
    Description
    7 p. ; 23 1/2 cm.
    
    Title Statement
    Dr. Heinrich or Henry Keerl, of Baltimore, the 'Hessian surgeon' / by
    Eugene F. Cordell, M.D..
    
    General Note
    Reprinted from the Johns Hopkins Hospital Bulletin, vol. xvi, no. 169
    (April, 1905).
    
    Subject
    Keerl, Heinrich, 1755-1827.
    
    Subject
    Keerl family.
    
    Call Number
    PAM 1724
    
    Location
    Main Reading Room
    

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