Birth: 1856, Dec. 13
- Baltimore City
Notes: MONTGOMERY COUNTY—Three Members.
JAMES E. DEETS, Democrat.
Dr. Deets is a resident of Clarksburg, where he has been practicing his profession since 1890, when he came to this county from Jarrettsville, Harford county. He was born at that place on December 13, 1856, and is a son of Samuel Deets of that county. Dr. Deets was educated in the Jarrettsville schools, and afterward attended Bethel Academy. By teaching school, he paid his way for a course at the Western Maryland College. He afterward studied medicine with Dr. Jarrett, and in 1882 graduated from the University of Maryland with the degree of M. D. Dr. Deets has always been a Democrat, is a member of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland and president of the Boyd’s Telephone Company of Montgomery county, which covers Montgomery, Carroll and a great part of Frederick counties.
Source: Secretary of State. Maryland Manual 1899. (Baltimore: King Bros., 1900): 244-245. ARCHIVES OF MARYLAND ONLINE (Maryland Manual) Maryland Manual 1899, DC76-4, 2/3/13/13.
- Dates: 1856-?
Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 375