Walter Compton Bacon

Birth: 1886
Death: 1947, Jul. 21
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Directories

Date Name Occupation Address City
1912 Walter Compton Bacon doctor 100 E. 20th St.
100 E. 20th St.
Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1928/06/18
    Notes: BACON. — On June 18, 1928, at his home, Monkton, Md. REV. GEORGE COLE BACON, D.D., aged 74 years, husband of Mary Compton Bacon. [Washington (D.C.) papers please copy.]

    Services at Monkton Methodist Episcopal Church on Wednesday, June 20, 2.30 P.M. Interment church cemetery. Train leaving Calvert Station at 1.15 P.M. wil be met at Monkton, Md.

    Baltimore Sun 6/19/1928
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1947/07/21
    Notes: Stricken with a heart attack as he was about to leave his home yesterday morning for his office, Dr. Walter C. Bacon, prominent pediatrician, died three hours later. He was 60 years old.

    Dr. Bacon and members of his family, as was his custom in summer months, had spent the week end at the Bacon ancestral home at Monkton, Baltimore county. Dr. Bacon’s town house is at 425 Winston avenue.

    Medical Degree at U. of Md.
    He was the son of the late Rev. Dr. George C. Bacon, a Methodist clergyman who served as district superintendent of the church in Baltimore. His last pastorate was at Govans Methodist Church. Dr. Bacon’s mother before her marriage was Miss Mary Comptom. The Bacon family is one of the oldest in Baltimore county.

    Following his preparatory education, Dr. Bacon graduated from George Washington University and obtained his medical degree at the University of Maryland Medical School. He was chief pediatrician at the Maryland General Hospital until he was elected a member of its board.

    He also was a member of the Lister Society, American Academy of Pediatricians, the University Club, the Baltimore County Country Club and the Kiwanis Club.

    Funeral Serices at 3 P.M.
    He is survived by his wife, formerly Miss Mary Ellice Kinsey, of Montgomery county, and four daughters, the Misses Mary Ann, Jane Ellice, Barbara and Georgiana Cole Bacon, two brothers, George C. Bacon, Jr., and John Bacon, and two sisters, Mrs. Ruther Dunning and Mrs. Lemuel Oliver.

    Funeral services will be held at 3 P.M. tomorrow at a funeral home in the 1900 block Eutaw place.
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1947/07/21
    Notes: BACON. — On July 21, 1947, at his home, 425 Windston ave., Govans, DR. WALTER C. BACON, beloved husband of Ellice Kinsey Bacon.

    Services will be held in the Mitchell Home, 1907 Eutaw Place, on Wednesday 3 P.M. Interment in Monkton Methodist Church Cemetery.
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1964/05/21
    Notes: BACON. On May 21, 1964, ELLICE KINSEY, of Monkton, Md., beloved wife of the late Dr. Walter C. Bacon and mother of Mary Ann Bacon, Jane B. Cle and Barbara B. Tarbert and Georgiana B. Lee.

    Graveside services on Saturday at 10 A.M. in Monkton Methodist Cemetery. In lieu of flowers kindly make contributions to your favorite medical charity.

    Baltimore Sun 5/22/1964
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1964/05/21
    Notes: Mrs. Ellice K. Bacon
    Mrs. Ellice Kinsey Bacon, 74, of Monkton, Md., wife of the late Dr. Walter C. Bacon, died at her home yesterday after a long illness.

    Mrs. Bacon was born in Howard county. She was a member of St. James Episcopal Church, My Lady’s Manor.

    She is survived by four daughters, Mary Ann Bacon, Mrs. Jane B. Cole, Mrs. Barbara B. Tarbert and Mrs. Georgiana B. Lee, and six grandchildren.

    Services will be held at 10 A.M. at Monkton Methodist Cemetery.

    Baltimore Evening Sun 5/22/1964
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: n. d.
    Notes: Biog Sketch, Andrews, Tercentenary Hist. of Md., IV, 532-533.
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.