Dr. John Wesley Hignutt

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Dr. John Wesley Hignutt

Birthplace: Maryland, United States
Death: January 12, 1903 (73)
Hickman, Kent County, Delaware, United States (Bright's Disease)
Immediate Family:

Husband of Nancy Elizabeth Hignutt

Occupation: Physician
Managed by: Tamás Flinn Caldwell-Gilbert
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About Dr. John Wesley Hignutt

From the Baltimore Herald, date Jan 13, 1903.

Dr. John Wesley Hignutt.

Denton, Md., Jan. 12. - John Wesley Hignutt, a well known physician and citizen, died this morning at his home, in Hickman, Del., after a illness of several mouths. The deceased was a son of the late James and Sarah A. Hignutt, and was born July 24, 1829. He was educated at Jefferson College of Philadelphia, and on the day of his graduation, March 3. 1856, married Miss Nancy Elizabeth Pomeroy, of Philadelphia. Mrs. Hignutt died twenty-four years ago, leaving no children. The doctor never married again. After his graduation he began the practice of his procession near Williston, this county, and there lived until nine years ago. when he removed to Hickman. Dr. Hignutt was a prominent member of the A. F. & A. M., and was the first member initiated in Temple Lodge, Denton, in the early sixties. He leaves one brother, James E. Hignutt, a member of the Denton bar."

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Dr. John Wesley Hignutt's Timeline

July 24, 1829
Maryland, United States
January 12, 1903
Age 73
Hickman, Kent County, Delaware, United States