Oren Henry Gaver

Birth: 1892
Death: 1940, Mar. 28
Occupation: dentist

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1892-1940
    Notes: Gravemarker, Dr. Oren Henry Gaver
    Source: FindAGrave.com
  • Dates: 1940
    Notes: Dr. Oren Henry Gaver, former president of the Maryland State Dental Association and a professor of physiology and chemistry in the University of Maryland Dental School, died late yesterday in the University Hospital, where he had been a patient since an operation a week ago. He was 47 years of age.

    Funeral services will be held at his home on Camp Meade road, Linthicum Heights, on Monday morning at 11 o’clock.

    He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mabel Boyd Gaver, and one son, Oren Henry Gaver, Jr.

    A native of Frederick county, Dr. Gaver studied for his profession at the University of Maryland Dental School, and has been practicing in the city since his graduation in 1918. For many years he has maintained offices in the Medical Arts Building.

    He served as presidentof the State dentists’ group from May, 1938, to May, 1939, and has been honored in many other organizations in his profession. For several years he was superintendent of the dental clinic at the University of Maryland; he was deputy counselor and past grant master of the Oriole chapter of the Psi Omega dental fraternity; a member of the O.K.U. honor fraternity; a member of the American College of Dentistry, and a member of Concordia Lodge.
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1940/03/28
    Notes: GAVER. — On March 28, 1940, at the University Hospital, DR. OREN HENRY, aged 47 years, husband of Mabel Boyd Gaver.

    Funeral at his home, Camp Meade road, Linthicum Heights. Services at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Linthicum Heights, on Monday morning at 11 o’clock. Interment Cedar Hill Cemetery.
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1959/06/07
    Notes: GAVER. — On June 7, 1959, MABEL EWING (nee Boyd), of 206 Fort Meade road, Linthicum Heights, beloved wife of the late Dr. Oren Henry Gaver and mother of Cmdr. Oren Henry Gaver, USN.

    Friends may call at William J. Tickner & Sons, North and Pennsylvania avenues, on Tuesday from 2 to 9 PM and after 12 noon Wednesday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 300 West Maple road, Linthicum Heights, where services will be held at 1 PM. Interment in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

    Sun (Baltimore) 6/9/1959
    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.