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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…

Abel Prescott – Physician

Abel Prescott (April 7, 1718 – October 22, 1805) was a physician in Concord, Massachusetts and the father of two American patriots who sounded the alarm on April…

Gustavus Richard Brown – Physician

Gustavus Richard Brown (October 17, 1747 – September 30, 1804) was a lifelong friend of George Washington, a physician, helped found the hospital department of the Continental Army,…

Samuel Prescott – Physician

Samuel Prescott (August 19, 1751 – c. 1777) was a Massachusetts Patriot during the American Revolutionary War. He is best remembered for his role in the “midnight ride”…

John Cochran – Physician

John Cochran (September 1, 1730 – April 6, 1807) was the 4th Surgeon General of the Continental Army during the American Revolution.==Biography==Cochran was born in Sadsbury, Pennsylvania{disambiguation needed|date=October…

David Ramsay – Physician

David Ramsay (April 2, 1749{spaced ndash}May 8, 1815) was an American physician, public official, and historian from Charleston, South Carolina. He was one of the first major historians…

James Craik – Physician

James Craik (k; 1730 – 6 February 1814) was Physician General (precursor of the Surgeon General) of the United States Army, as well as George Washington’s personal physician…

Nathaniel Scudder – Physician

Nathaniel Scudder (May 10, 1733 – October 17, 1781) was an American physician and patriot leader during the Revolutionary War. He served as a delegate for New Jersey…

Elisha C. Dick – Physician

Elisha Cullen Dick, M.D. (15 March 1762 – 22 September 1825) was a mayor of Alexandria, Virginia, and attending physician at George Washington’s death.==Family==His father was Archibald…

William Shippen – Physician

William Shippen, Sr. (October 1, 1712 – November 4, 1801) was an American physician from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was a civic and educational leader who represented Pennsylvania in…