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Henry Latimer – Physician

Dr. Henry Latimer (April 24, 1752 – December 19, 1819) was an American physician and politician from Newport, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was elected to the…

Hugh Williamson – Physician

Hugh Williamson (December 5, 1735–May 22, 1819) was an American politician. He is best known for representing North Carolina at the Constitutional Convention.Williamson was a scholar of international…

Charles McKnight – Physician

Charles McKnight (October 10, 1750 – November 16, 1791) was an American physician during and after the American Revolutionary War. He served as a surgeon and physician in…

Thomas Young – Physician

Dr. Thomas Young (1731–1777) was an American patriot during the American Revolutionary War who advocated independence from Britain. He was a member of the Boston Committee of Correspondence…

John Morgan – Physician

John Morgan (June 10, 1735 – October 15, 1789) was co-founder of the Medical College at the University of Pennsylvania, the first medical school in Colonial America; and…

Richard Allison – Physician

Richard Allison (1757 – March 22, 1816) was Physician General of the U.S. Army, the position that later became Surgeon General, from 1792 to 1796. He was the…

Aeneas Munson – Physician

Æneas Munson (born in New Haven, Connecticut, June 24, 1734; died there, June 16, 1826) was a United States physician.==Biography==He graduated from Yale in 1753, and, after being…

James Armstrong – Physician

James Armstrong (August 29, 1748 – May 6, 1828) was an American physician and politician.Armstrong was born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, the son of Brigadier General John Armstrong and…

Bodo Otto – Physician

Dr. Bodo Otto (1711–1787) was a Senior Surgeon of the Continental Army during the American Revolution. He was one of the early settlers of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, emigrating from…

John Beatty – Physician

John Beatty (December 10, 1749 – May 30, 1826) was an American physician and statesman from Princeton, New Jersey.==Biography==Born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Beatty was the oldest of…