Dr DeWitt Stetten

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Dr DeWitt Stetten

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Birthplace: New York, New York, NY, USA
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Stetten and Bella Stetten
Husband of Magdalen Ernst and Alice Mayer Stetten
Father of Margaret Vanka and Dr DeWitt Stetten Jnr
Brother of Bertha Marx and Paul Stetten

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About Dr DeWitt Stetten

Dr DeWitt Stetten was born in 1834 and died in 1951.

Me was married twice: 1. Magdalen Ernst born 1886, in 1906 2. Alice Mayer Stein born 1887, in 1930.

He was a prominent surgeon in New York City, having received his MD from Columbia University in 1901.

Dr Stetten was the author of over one hundred surgical papers dealing with hernia, gall-bladder and abdominal diseases. He was active in the Red Cross Blood Program and President of the Board of Trustees of the Blood Transfusion Association of New York at the time of his death.

In 1929 he had been President of the New York County Medical Society.

At the time of his death, the President of Lenox Hill Alumni Association wrote, he gave unstintingly of his time and great talents in the training and guidance of countless of our members.

Source

The Unbroken Chain - Neil Rosenstein (1990) Volume 1, Chapter 1, page 100, G 13.1

Who's Who in American Jewry (938-1939) p. 1044. His obtuary, New York Times, November 11, 1951, p, 91, with photograph.

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Dr DeWitt Stetten's Timeline

1881
1881
New York, New York, NY, USA
1906
1906
Age 25
1907
1907
Age 26
1909
1909
Age 28
New York, New York, NY, USA
1930
1930
Age 49
New York, New York, NY, USA
1951
1951
Age 70