Joseph Beale

Birth: 1814, Dec. 13
Death: 1889, Sep. 23
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

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Additional Information

  • Dates: 1814-1889
    Notes: [Admitted to MedChi, 1851]. Born at Philadelphia, December 13, 1814. Educated at the University of Pennsylvania; M. D., University of Pennsylvania, 1836; Assistant Surgeon, United States Navy, September 6, 1837; Passed Assistant Surgeon, March 14, 1843; Surgeon, April 19, 1848; Fleet Surgeon, 1866-68; Medical Director, March, 1871; President, Board of Examiners, 1872-73; Surgeon-General, July 8, 1873; Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, 1873-76; retired, December 30, 1876. Died at Philadelphia, September 23, 1889.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 316