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Dr. John Benson served during the Civil War as a Surgeon in the 20th Maine Infantry. Hon. John Benson was born in Carmel. March 2, 1809. He attended school at the China Academy for several years, and ...

3/4/2015 9/23/2022
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Daya Ram Thapar MP (1894 - 1965)


8/16/2008 9/3/2022

Herbert Hinzie Kersten MP (1920 - 2005)

Involved in the creation of the Georgia Guidestones

7/7/2022 7/7/2022

Dr. Morris W. Dickey (1920 - 2008)

Morris was a major in the United States Army in World War II.

7/4/2022 7/4/2022

6/10/2022 6/11/2022

1900 Miami Co, OH Biography:Long since Dr. Coleman, now a member of the medical fraternity of Washington, left the ranks of the many to stand among the successful few. He is a man of strong individuali...

12/16/2015 6/3/2022

Businessman. He founded Squibb Pharmaceuticals, which is today Bristol-Myers Squibb. He served as a Surgeon in the United States Navy from 1847 to 1857. from:

7/11/2016 5/18/2022
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Antonio Yapha Jr. is a Filipino surgeon, oncologist and politician. He represented the third district of Cebu province at the House of Representatives of the Philippines from June 30, 1998 to June 30, ...

12/19/2018 5/14/2022
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Valentín Afable MP (1895 - 1947)

Valentín Afable was a Filipino surgeon and politician. The Commercial & Industrial Manual of the Philippines 1940-1941 United States Veterans Administration master index United States World War...

8/19/2019 5/4/2022

With a vision to use aviation as a tool to enhance life-saving techniques, famed physician Dr. James Henry “Red” Duke, Jr. founded a helicopter-based emergency medical transport system in Houston, Texa...

4/30/2022 4/30/2022

Greensville S. Dowell (1822 - 1881)

Greensville S. Dowell, surgeon, teacher, and editor, son of James and Frances (Dalton) Dowell, was born in Albemarle County, Virginia, on September 22, 1822. The family moved to Panola County, Mississi...

4/22/2022 4/22/2022

William Turk (1778 - 1854)

famous naval surgeon === GEDCOM Source ===@R-897635921@ Philadelphia, Passenger and Immigration Lists, 1800-1850 Operations Inc 1,7483::0 1,7483::172496=== GEDCOM Source ===@R...

3/1/2019 4/15/2022

John M. Dean (1852 - 1909)

John M. Dean, early Presidio county, Texas attorney and land speculator, son of Dr. Y. S. and Martha (McCullough) Dean, was born in Forsythe County, Georgia, on May 13, 1852. When he was seven the fami...

4/7/2022 4/7/2022

Wickliffe Bond Dashiell (1835 - 1910)

Wickliffe Bond Dashiell, physician, farmer, businessman, and Texas state representative, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on January 9, 1835, the son of Alfred H. and Ann (Ridgley) Dashiell. In ...

6/23/2010 3/30/2022

Ruby Kathryn Daniel (c.1902 - 1978)

Ruby Kathryn Daniel, eye surgeon, was born in Duncanville, Texas, around 1902, the daughter of Robert Harry and Beulah May (Fite) Daniel. After attending Southern Methodist University and the Universit...

3/28/2022 3/28/2022

Ferdinand Eugene Daniel, physician and medical journalist, the son of R. W. T. and Hester Jordan (Adams) Daniel, was born in Emporia, Greenville County, Virginia, on July 18, 1839. He was educated at V...

3/28/2022 3/28/2022

George Cupples (1816 - 1895)

George Cupples, pioneer Texas surgeon and civic leader, son of Robert and Camilla (Campbell) Cupples, was born in Berwick County, Scotland, on October 13, 1816. After two years as assistant surgeon wit...

3/25/2022 3/25/2022

Civil War Union Army Surgeon. The first African American surgeon in the U.S. Army. Highest ranked black officer during the Civil War and the first black to hold a medical commission in the Union Army...

3/22/2022 3/22/2022

Isaac William Cousins was a surgeon in the Confederate Army. He served under Gen. Francis Bartow in the first battle of Bull Run.

2/4/2020 3/13/2022

Murray Marcus Copeland (1902 - 1982)

Murray Marcus Copeland, cancer specialist, was born in McDonough, Georgia, in 1902. He received a B.S. from Oglethorpe University in 1923 and an M.D. from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in...

3/11/2022 3/11/2022

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. Born in Virginia, he was educated in medicine when his family moved to Chillicothe, Ohio and he became a physician. He was appointed to the United States Military Ac...

3/10/2022 3/10/2022

Denton Cooley (1920 - 2016)

Denton Arthur Cooley (August 22, 1920 – November 18, 2016) was an American heart and cardiothoracic surgeon famous for performing the first implantation of a total artificial heart. Cooley was also t...

3/10/2022 3/10/2022

Claude Carr Cody, Jr. (1884 - 1959)

Claude Carr Cody, Jr., otolaryngologist, was born in Georgetown, Texas, on September 9, 1884, the son of Martha R. (Hughes) and Claude Carr Cody. The elder Cody was professor of mathematics, dean of th...

3/1/2022 3/1/2022

William Beall Carrell (1883 - 1944)

William Beall Carrell, an orthopedic surgeon known for his humanitarian efforts with crippled children, was born in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, on December 21, 1883, the only son of six children of Dr. ...

2/15/2022 2/15/2022

Eugene R. Carpenter (1873 - 1934)

Eugene R. Carpenter, brain surgeon, son of William D. and Emma (Shanks) Carpenter, was born on October 5, 1873, in Knob Noster, Missouri. He attended New Mexico Military Institute and the University of...

2/15/2022 2/15/2022

Charles Eli Cantrell (1859 - 1919)

Charles E. Cantrell, physician, was born on March 15, 1859, at Lead Hill, Arkansas, the son of William and Elizabeth Cantrell. He attended public schools near his home and earned a medical degree from ...

2/13/2022 2/13/2022

William Stewart Halsted, MD MP (1852 - 1922) : Pioneer. He is called "the father of modern surgery", and developed procedures still in use. Raised in New York in a family of wealth and position, he graduated from Phillips Exeter Ac...

1/1/2011 2/10/2022

Ira Jefferson Bush (1865 - 1939)

Ira Jefferson Bush, frontier physician, was born in 1865 on his grandfather's plantation in Lawrence, Mississippi, the oldest son of Rev. Thomas Deloach and Emily (Price) Bush's ten children. He attend...

2/6/2022 2/6/2022

Louis A. Bryan (1826 - 1890)

"Lewis Alexander Bryan"

Dr. Louis A. Bryan, physician and Texas state representative, was born in Newburn, North Carolina, on October 12, 1826, son of Lewis and Mary Bryan. Christened Lewis Bryan, the spelling of Louis's name...

1/31/2022 1/31/2022

Harry Wyse Brown (CSA) (1827 - 1907)

Harry Wyse Brown, physician, was born in Savannah, Georgia, on October 20, 1827, the son of Robert Cuthbert and Mary Lowe (Clark) Brown. He studied medicine under Robert A. T. Gridley at La Grange, Geo...

1/27/2022 1/27/2022

Benjy Frances Brooks (1918 - 1998)

Benjy Frances Brooks, the first woman to practice pediatric surgery in Texas, was born on August 10, 1918, in Lewisville, Texas, to Benjamin Barto Brooks and May (Henry) Brooks. The family resided in n...

1/25/2022 1/25/2022

Dr. G. Valter Brindley Jr., 87, former president of Scott and White Clinic and vice president of Scott and White Memorial Hospital and Scott, Sherwood and Brindley Foundation board of trustees, died Mo...

1/23/2022 1/23/2022

George Valter Brindley (1886 - 1970)

George Valter Brindley, surgeon and administrator of Scott and White Memorial Hospital in Temple, was born in Auburn, Texas, on January 8, 1886, the son of George Goldthwaite and Mattie (Haines) Brin...

1/23/2022 1/23/2022

Radford O. Braswell (1873 - 1932)

Radford O. Braswell, physician, son of D. B. and Jane (Barrith) Braswell, was born near Decatur, Alabama, on September 19, 1873. He attended the Southern University of Alabama and the Physio-Medical Co...

1/21/2022 1/21/2022

Dr. Lannes Irving Condit (1885 - 1940)


10/5/2020 1/15/2022

Shields Booker, MD (1760 - 1843)

"Shields Booker"

Shields Booker, physician and surgeon of the Army of the Republic of Texas, was born in South Carolina. He moved on the eve of the battle of San Jacinto to Texas and served in that battle as assistant ...

1/14/2022 1/14/2022

Truman G. Blocker, Jr., surgeon, teacher, and administrator, was born in West Point, Mississippi, on April 17, 1909, to Truman Graves and Mary Ann (Johnson) Blocker. He attended public schools in Sherm...

1/10/2022 1/10/2022

Not the son of Capt. Christopher Baker George Baker (1540–1612), was an English surgeon notable for writing and translating a number of early medical texts. Baker was a member of the Barber Surg...

4/7/2008 1/6/2022

Edwin Pinckney Becton, physician, Confederate surgeon, state legislator, and state health official, son of Eleanor E. (Sharp) Becton and Rev. John May Becton, was born in Gibson County, Tennessee, on J...

2/22/2011 1/2/2022

Samuel Van Dyke Hill (1835 - 1889)

Samuel Van Dyke Hill was a physician and surgeon. He was named after his maternal grandfather, Samuel Van Dyke Stott. Van presumably moved with his parents to Springfield, IL in 1835, to Columbus, ...

12/28/2021 12/28/2021

Joseph Henry Barnard (1804 - 1861)

Joseph Henry Barnard, military surgeon and diarist, was born in Deerfield, Massachusetts, on April 21, 1804. He was a sailor for three years before graduating from Williams College in 1829. He practice...

12/27/2021 12/27/2021

Howard T. Barkley, Sr. (1901 - 1981)

Howard T. Barkley, Sr., thoracic surgeon, was born in Tucson, Arizona, on November 30, 1901. He graduated from the University of Arizona in 1931 and obtained an M.D. degree from Columbia University Sch...

12/26/2021 12/26/2021

Colonel Dallas Bache (1838 - 1902)

US Army Medical Corp. He served during the Civil War as a surgeon. Dr. Bache was a great, great-grandson of Benjamin Franklin, nephew of Vice President George M. Dallas, also nephew of the wife of Ch...

12/22/2021 12/22/2021

Kenneth Hazen Aynesworth (1873 - 1944)

Kenneth Hazen Aynesworth, surgeon and regent of the University of Texas, son of George Levin and Ellen (Hickman) Aynesworth, was born at Florence, Texas, on February 9, 1873. He attended Baylor Univers...

3/12/2012 12/21/2021

Harvard Medical School; Internship, Pennsylvania Hospital; Surgical residencies, NYC. Career included: WW II service, CBI Theatre; Medical professor, Salt Lake City and Atlanta; General surgeon, Stau...

11/26/2021 11/26/2021

Civil War Service: William H. Finley . Age 32. Residence Hopkinton, nativity Missouri. Commissioned an officer in Company S, Iowa 12th Infantry Regiment on 26 November 1861. Promoted to Full Surgeon ...

11/21/2021 11/23/2021

U.S. Representative from Indiana 10th DistrictCongressman. He graduated from Bellevue Hospital Medical College, New York City and commenced the practice of medicine in Monticello, Indiana. During the C...

8/28/2016 11/5/2021

David Hayes Agnew, M.D. MP (1818 - 1892)

Hayes Agnew (November 24, 1818 – March 22, 1892) was an American surgeon.BiographyHe was born on November 24, 1818 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. He graduated from the medical department of the Uni...

5/23/2008 10/26/2021

I removed the Dr. and USA from Charles Augustus Hassler's name so it would fit better on the tree. He was an MD, graduating from the University of PA in 1836. He was a surgeon for the US Navy. He lost ...

2/12/2009 10/24/2021

Joseph's birth, military, and death information are available at The following write-up is available at the above-mentioned URL: "Dr. Joseph Hayward Bailey, Surgeon U.S. Army, founder of the Mason...

11/27/2016 10/10/2021

Son of Major Asher Phillips and Sarah Mahon Ormsby. Married his first cousin, Kate Ormsby on 15 October 1868.Educated Western University of Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, and Scientific School of Yale Colle...

2/23/2016 10/2/2021

Dr. Grant Sanger, USN (1908 - 1989)

Dr. Grant Sanger, a surgeon who was an associate professor of clinical surgery at the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center for 27 years, died of a heart attack on Thursday while dining at the Harvard C...

7/16/2017 9/6/2021

Major Abraham Edwards (1781 - 1860)

Edwards (November 17, 1781 – October 22, 1860) was an American physician and politician in the U.S. state of Michigan. He served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812 and was president of the Michiga...

11/13/2008 9/6/2021

Dr. Johnson Peyton Barnes Jr., MD, is a General Surgery specialist in Houston, Texas. He attended and graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1965, having over 56 years of diverse experi...

9/6/2021 9/6/2021

Johnson Peyton Barnes Sr. received the Distinguished Houston Surgeon Award in 1976.

9/6/2021 9/6/2021

Dr. West was a confederate surgeon.West, Nelson G. BATTLE UNIT NAME: General and Staff Officers, Non-Regimental Enlisted Men, CSA SIDE: Confederacy COMPANY: SOLDIER'S RANK IN: Acting Surgeon SOLDIER'S ...

7/18/2021 9/4/2021

James D. Hardy (1918 - 2003)

D. Hardy (May 14, 1918 – February 19, 2003) was a United States surgeon who performed the world's first lung transplant with patient John Russell living for 18 days. The transplant was performed at the...

8/20/2021 8/20/2021

Sir Alfred Cooper (1838 - 1908)

Alfred Cooper FRCS (28 January 1838 – 3 March 1908) was a fashionable English surgeon and clubman of the late 19th century whose patients included Edward, Prince of Wales. He is an ancestor of David Ca...

12/16/2008 8/15/2021

Dr Christiaan Neethlingh Barnard, g6h3 MP (1922 - 2001)

"b2c4d7e2f4g6h3", "Chris"

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2/26/2010 8/12/2021

Civil War Union Army Officer. Surgeon of the 4th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry. He was the son of the late Rev. Enos A. Osborne. After receiving a good preliminary education he entered the College of P...

8/10/2021 8/10/2021

Surgeon of the 6th US Veteran Volunteers, Brevet Colonel, served as major.

5/9/2009 8/10/2021

Dr. John Stearns (1770 - 1848)

Son of John Stearns, MD & Elizabeth Willis. Born 16 May 1770; married 17 Jun 1797 Sally Ketchum; died 18 Mar 1848. NY State senator; founder American Tract Society; PRes., NY Academy of Medicine. Born ...

4/22/2016 8/2/2021

John Stearns, MD (1735 - 1788)

4/22/2016 8/2/2021

Walter Chew Brewer (1874 - 1932)

Dr. Walter Chew Brewer (1874-1932) Mississippi's foremost surgeon at the time of his death. Killed in a pistol battle near the hospital that he owned.

7/26/2021 7/28/2021

Sushruta, Father of Surgery MP (c.-600 - d.)

"Shushruta", "Susruta", "Sushrutha"

Suśruta (सुश्रुत (sʊʃɾʊt̪) , was an ancient Indian surgeon and is the author of the book Suśruta Saṃhitā , in which he describes over 300 surgical procedures, 120 surgical instruments and classifies hu...

6/22/2012 7/27/2021

Sir Harold Delf Gillies OBE FRCS (17 June 1882 – 10 September 1960) was a New Zealand-born, and later London-based, otolaryngologist and father of modern plastic surgery. at Dunedin, New Zealand, on 17...

6/2/2015 7/27/2021

Lars Leksell (1907 - 1986)

2/4/2007 7/26/2021

From the Omaha World Herald, July 26, 1941, page 14, transcribed by Linda Berney:Dr. C. P. Fall, Beatrice, Dies - Prominent Doctor Was Democrat Leader -Beatrice, Neb., July 26 - Dr. Clifford P. Fall, 7...

7/14/2017 7/26/2021

in 1917, her Congressional Medal, along with the medals of 910 others, was taken away when Congress revised the Medal of Honor standards to include only “actual combat with an enemy”. However, Mary ref...

6/15/2007 7/26/2021

Graves Penfield, OM, CC, CMG, FRS (January 26, 1891 – April 5, 1976) was a Canadian neurosurgeon. During his life he was called "the greatest living Canadian". He devoted much thinking to the functioni...

6/9/2010 7/26/2021

Dr. Harvey Williams Cushing MP (1869 - 1939)

William Cushing, American physician and neurosurgeon, was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on April 8, 1869. He received the degree of A.B. from Yale University in 1891, and those of A.M. and M.D. from Harvard...

4/6/2009 7/26/2021

Born to Quaker parents, father was a wine merchant and amateur sceintist. Joseph Lister is considered by many to be the father of modern antisepsis. Lister came to Edinburgh in 1853 after graduating ...

9/26/2009 7/26/2021

Dr. John Heysham Gibbon, Jr. MP (1903 - 1973)


Heysham Gibbon Jr., AB, MD, (September 29, 1903 – February 5, 1973) a surgeon best known for inventing the heart-lung machine and performing the first open heart surgery (a repair of an atrial septal d...

4/18/2007 7/26/2021

Claudius Amyand (1680 - 1740)

Claudius Amyand * Birth: 1680* Death: uly 7, 1740 (60)* Son of Isaac Amyand and Anne Amyand* Husband of Mary Marie Rabache* Father of Claudius Amyand; Anne Amyand; Sir George Amyard, 1st Baronet; Carol...

3/30/2009 7/26/2021