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Anderson, Alexander, M.D., Pictou; Harvard Univ., 1864; Petaluma, Cal.

Anderson, Smith, M.D., Pictou; Univ. N. Y., 1892; Pictou, N. S.

Anderson, Walter, M.D., Pictou; died in Vallejo, Cal.

Physicians And Surgeons

Arbuckle, James, M.D., Merigomish; deceased.

Bailey, Cameron, V., M.D., New Glasgow; McGill Univ. 1909; Montreal, Can.

Bailey, William J., M.D., New Glasgow; Univ. Penn., 1895; Connellsville, Pa.

Bell, John, M.D., C.M., New Glasgow; McGill Univ., 1898; New Glasgow, N. S.

Benvie, Robert McLean, M.D., C.M., Saltsprings; McGill Univ., 1907; Stellarton, N. S.

Bruce, James Garfield, M.D., C.M., Barney’s River; Dal. Univ., 1908; Westville, N. S.

Burns, Samuel Wesley, M.D., New Glasgow; Bell Med. Col., 1864; Shelburne, N. S.

Burns, Thomas M., M.D., New Glasgow; deceased.

Calder, Allister, M.D., C.M., Springville; Dal. Univ., 1909; Glace Bay, C. B.

Calder, James Squair, M.D., Springville; Harvard Univ. 1886; Los Angeles, Cal.

Cameron, Alexander, M.D., Glengarry; Glasgow Univ.; deceased. Dr. Cameron settled at Huntington, Quebec, where he was a distinguished and successful practitioner. Brother of Rev. John Cameron, D.D., Scotland.

Cameron, Clarence B., M.D., C.M., New Glasgow; Dal. Univ., 1911; Halifax, N. S.

Cameron, Harold, M.D., C.M., River John; Dal. Univ., 1901; River John, N. S.

Cameron, John Thomas, M.D., Hopewell. Died at River John, N. S.

Cameron, Murdoch, M.D., Saltsprings; Mexico.

Cameron, Owen Haliburton, M.D., River John; Balt. Med. Col., 1892; Maccan Station, N. S.

Cameron, William, M.D., Saltsprings; deceased.

Campbell, Albert E., M.D., St. Paul’s; Univ. of Buffalo 1886; Chicago, Ill.

Health Officer for the Illinois Central Railway system, Chicago, Ill.

Campbell, Alex. R., B.A., M. D., Merigomish; Dal. Univ., 1913; Yarmouth, N. S.

Campbell, Duncan, M.D., West Br. River John; Tulane Univ., 1891; West Br. River John, N. S.

Campbell, Robert, M.D., West Branch River John; deceased. He practiced in River John for a few years, then removed to Dartmouth, N. S., where he died.

Chisholm, Hugh D., M.D., C.M., Springville; Dal. Univ., 1907; Springville, N. S.

Chisholm, James, M.D., New Glasgow; McGill Univ., 1900; Everett, Wash.

Collie, James Ross, M.D., Middle River; Harvard Univ., 1869; River John, N. S.

Collie, John R. M., M.D., C.M., River John; Dal. Univ., 1911. Post Graduate course, London, England.

Copeland, George, M.D., Merigomish; deceased.

Culton, Albert, M.D., Stellarton; Balt. Med. Col., 1897; Port Greville, N. S.

Cumming, Allison, M.D., Stellarton; McGill Univ., 1905 Vancouver, B. C.

Delaney-Barbour, Isabel, M.D., Churchville; Women’s Med. Col., N. Y; New York City.

Dickson, Charles H., M.D., C.M., Pictou; Dal. Univ., 1901; Springfield, N. S.

Dickson, Minar S., M.D., Pictou; Univ., N.Y., 1890; Dartmouth, N. S.

Doull, James A., B.A., M.D., New Glasgow. Graduate, Dal. Medical Univ., 1914.

Duff, Duncan, M.D., Churchville. Died in Detroit, Mich.

Dunbar, Willaim R., M.D., C.M., Abercrombie; McGill Univ., 1897; Truro, N. S.

Dunn, George A., Lyon’s Brook; Dal. Col., 1906; Pictou, N. S.

Dunn, James B., M.D., Merigomish; Pittsburgh, Pa.

Elliott, Alfred, M.D., River John; Balt. Col. Phys. & Surg.; Bridgewater, Conn. Medical director of the State Farm Hospital.

Falconer, A. F., M.D., Hopewell. Died in Sherbrooke, N. S.

Ferguson, John A., M. D., Cariboo; L. I. Col. Hosp; N. Y.; Brooklyn, N.Y.

Ferguson, William, M.D., Pictou; McGill Univ., 1894; New York City, N.Y.

Forbes, Albert E., M.D., C.M., Durham; Dal. Univ., 1900; Upper Stewiacke, N. S.

Forbes, Arthur E. G., M.D., C.M., Little Harbor; McGill Univ., 1906; Lunenburg, N. S.

Fraser, Alexander, M.D., C.M., West River; Dal. Univ., 1897; New York City.

Fraser, Hugh D., M.D., Bridgeville; Jefferson Med. Col.; Philadelphia, Pa.

Fraser, James, M.D., New Glasgow; Edinburgh Univ.; deceased.

Fraser, John B., M.D., New Glasgow; deceased.

Fraser, John F., M.D., West River; Harvard Univ., 1892; New York City. Brother of Dr. Alexander Fraser.

Fraser, J. W., M.D., Pictou; deceased. Practiced in Prince Edward Island, brother of Rev. F. W. Fraser.

Fraser, William F., M.D., Westville; L. I. Med. Col., 1897; Lynn, Mass.

Fraser, William, M.D., F.R.C.S., New Glasgow; deceased. Was born at Island, East River, studied in Glasgow University, practiced in New Glasgow twenty-seven years, where he died June 20, 1900. Son James Fraser, Downie; was married to Mary M., daughter of late Basil Bell, New Glasgow.

Fullerton, Thomas, M.D., Lyon’s Brook; Harvard Univ.; deceased.

Graham, John, M. D., New Glasgow; deceased.

Graham, Judson V., New Glasgow; Dal. Univ., 1914; medical student.

Grant, Daniel, M.D., Caribou; McGill Univ., 1896; Portland, Ore.

Grant, John, M.D., Little Harbor; deceased.

Grant, John P., M.D., C.M., Linacy; McGill Univ., 1895; New York City.

Grant, Norman McKay, M.D., C.M., Stellarton; Queen’s Univ., 1889; New Zealand. Brother of Rev. Hugh R. Grant and the Grant Bros. Druggists, New Glasgow.

Grant, William R., M.D., Springville; deceased. Was born in 1811 and died in Philadelphia in 1852, in the forty-first year of his age. Early destined for the church by his parents, he entered Pictou Academy where he received his early education. While there, he relinquished the study of Theology and in 1834 entered the office of Dr. Alexander McDonald, Antigonish, as a medical student.

Two years later he went to Philadelphia, which was to be his home and the scene of his labors and distinctions. Graduating from Jefferson Medical College in 1839, he was immediately appointed demonstrator of Anatomy in his Alma Mater. In 1843, he was appointed Professor of Anatomy in the Pennsylvania Medical College a position which he held to the close of his life and which he filled in an eminent degree.

Dr. Grant was a distinguished physician and surgeon, as well as an excellent instructor. His many qualities of mind and heart endeared him to all, and few men were better fitted by nature and education for his work.

In 1840, he was ordained a ruling elder in one of the leading churches in Philadelphia, and in the same year, he married into the well known family of John McAllister of the same city. He left a wife and three children. It was in discharge of a professional duty that his last illness was contracted. He died like a faithful sentinel of humanity, at his post with his arms on his back.

Grant, William R., B.A., Springville; Dal. Col.; deceased. Nephew and namesake of Prof. W. R. Grant. Died in 1881, in the first year of his Medical course.

Green, Fred W., M.D., C.M., Pictou; McGill Univ., 1903; Glace Bay, C. B.

Gordon, David, Pictou; Edinburgh Univ.; deceased.

Hattie, William H., M.D., C.M., Pictou; McGill Univ., 1891.

Provincial Health Officer for Province, Halifax, N. S.

Henderson, John, M.D., Mt. Thom; Harvard Univ.; deceased.

Herdman, William H., M.D., C.M., L.M., Stellarton; Dal. Univ., 1911; Bass River, N. S.

Johnstone, George M., M.D., Pictou; London Univ.; deceased.

Keay, Arnold, M.D., C.M., New Glasgow; Royal Victoria Hosp.; Montreal, Que.

Keay, Thomas, M. D., C.M., New Glasgow; McGill Univ., 1907; New Glasgow, N. S.

Keith, Silvanus, M.D., C.M., Stellarton; Queen’s Col., 1886; New Glasgow, N. S.

Kennedy, Evan, M.D., Bridgeville; Boston Univ., 1876; New Glasgow, N. S.

Kirkwood, Henry, M.D., Pictou; Jefferson Med. Col. Died in 1859, son of late Dr. Kirkwood, Pictou. At his father’s death took his practice.

Lindsay, Andrew W. H., B.A., M.D., C.M., Pictou; Dal. Univ., 1875, and Univ. of Edinburgh, 1877; Halifax, N. S. In 1866 he won the first professors’ scholarship offered by Dalhousie College. He is secretary and registrar Provincial Medical Board of Nova Scotia. Dr. Murdoch A. Lindsay, Professor of Pathology Dal. Univ., and Dr. W. S. Lindsay, Halifax, are his nephews. Their father, Murdoch Mackenzie Lindsay, was a native of Pictou.

Lippincott, Henry, M.D., New Glasgow; Jefferson Med. Col., 1863; died in 1908. Dr. Lippincott was born in 1839, served as assistant surgeon in civil war, saw distinguished service throughout the country, notably in the Indian campaigns with General Custer. Directed the medical department of the Philippine expedition during the Spanish American war under General Merritt, later with General Otis. Returned to America broken in health, but in 1901 was appointed chief surgeon, Department of the East, at Governor’s Island, N. Y., the most important medical appointment in the United States army after the post of surgeon general. Was retired when 64. Married Mary Agnes McClenthen, who survives him with two sons, Dr. Walter M. Lippincott and Capt. Aubrey Lippincott, U. S. A. He was a brother of Dr. J. Aubrey Lippincott. Dr. Henry Lippincott was a man of unusually strong character, highest principles and his whole life aptly illustrated by his family motto, secundis dubiiaque fortis.

Lippincott, J. Aubrey, B.A., M.D., New Glasgow; Dal. Col., 1867; Pittsburgh, Pa. Dr. J. Aubrey Lippincott was born in 1847. After Dalhousie College, he graduated from the Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, in 1873. Settled in Pittsburgh in 1877, becoming an ear and eye specialist. Has written extensively for medical journals, was one of the authors of The American Text Book of Diseases of the Ear and Eye, and was renowned for his researches on physiological optics and improvement in the operation for cataract.

Love, Andrew, M.D., C.M., New Glasgow; McGill Univ. 1891; Sydney Mines, C. B.

Maxwell-Fulton, Annie, M.D., C.M., Mount Thom; deceased. Dr. Fulton-Maxwell was the wife of Elder Samuel Fulton, Stewiacke. She died in Lake City, Minn., in 1881, 34 years old. Dr. Archibald Maxwell was a brother.

Maxwell, Archibald, M.D., Mt. Thom. Died at Bear River, N. S., in May 23, 1882, of Apoplexy.

Miller, Charles J., M.D., Merigomish; Harvard Univ., 1876; New Glasgow, N. S.

Miller, Clarence, M.D., C.M., Stellarton; McGill Univ., 1905; Stellarton, N. S.

Mitchell, Frederick W., M.D., C.M., Merigomish; Bait. Med. Col., 1898; Houlton, Me.

Mitchell, William, M.D., Merigomish; deceased. Graduated Jefferson Medical College 1859, practiced Medicine in New Glasgow from 1860 until his death in Dec. 1896.

Morton, Joseph S., B.A., M.D., Fraser’s Mountain; deceased. He died in Shelburne, N. S., in the fifty-eighth year of his age. To his church he was ever loyal, and, with great interest filled the office of treasurer for 27 years. He was an ardent educationalist. His first work for Shelburne was as Principal of the Academy for several years, in which position he was very successful; and during the 30 years of medical practice, he never lost his interest in education. He was the moving spirit in securing the erection of the fine Academy Building which is a splendid monument to Dr. Morton’s memory. He was a brother of late Rev. Dr. Morton, Trinidad. Died. February 25, 1911 from illness contracted while attending to his professional duties, a signal instance of self-sacrifice for the good of others.

Munro, Charles H., M.D., West River. Dr. Munro died in 1909, after practicing his profession at West River 40 years.

Munro, Cranswick B., M.D. C.M., River John; Dal. Univ., 1895; Boston, Mass.

Munro, Henry W., M.D., River John; Bait. Col. Phys. & Surg.; Quincy, Mass.

Munro, Hugh R., M.D., West River. Dr. Munro died in 1910, in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, after an active practice of more than 20 years in Stellarton, N. S.

Munro, James G., M. D., C.M., River John; Dal. Univ., 1899; Winnipeg, Man.

Munro, Kennedy, M.D., West River; deceased. Dr. Kennedy Munro died in 1898, after practicing medicine in Kansas, U. S. A., and Millsville, N. S. He and two brothers Charles H., and Hugh R., were sons of William Munro, West River.

Murray, Alexander, M.D., West Br. River John; Chicago Med. Col., 1892; Deer Island, N. B.

Murray, Angus J., M. D. Was born in Logansville, October 23, 1855 and was the eldest son of John Murray. He received his education in Pictou Academy and the Provincial Normal School and taught school several years in various parts of Nova Scotia. He graduated from Halifax Medical College, 1884. He was in poor health for years, suffering from pulmonary tuberculosis. He died at Fredericton Junction, where he practiced for many years, April, 1913.

Murray, Daniel, M.D., Plainfield; McGill Univ., 1886; Campbellton, N. B.

Murray, Daniel, M.D., C.M., Meadowville; Dal. Univ., 1903; Tatamagouche, N. S.

Murray, Duncan A., M.D., C.M., Meadowville; McGill Univ., 1889; River John, N.S.

Murray, Duncan, M.D., C.M., Meadowville; Dal. Univ., 1896; Pictou, N. S.

Murray, George, M.D., Barney’s River; Penn. Med. Col. 1850; deceased. Dr. George Murray was born in 1825. His grandfather, Walter Murray, came out from Sutherlandshire to Pictou in the ship, Hector, in 1773. He was educated at Pictou Academy, graduated from Penn. Medical College 1850. Practiced for four years in his native place, and in 1854 settled in New Glasgow. While a general practitioner he was noted for his skill in surgery, having performed successfully a large number of operations for cataracts, etc. In 1854 he married Mary, daughter of Robert P. Patterson. Died February 12, 1888. His son Howard Murray is Professor of Classics in Dalhousie University.

Murray, Harvey V., M.D., Scotsburn; New York Univ.; Honolulu, Hawaii.

Murray, James A., M.D., C.M., Pictou; Dal. Univ., 1905; Sydney, C. B.

Murray, Joseph Howe, M. D., Barney’s River; deceased. He was educated at Dalhousie College and graduated at University of New York. Died in Boston, 1893, aged 43 years.

MacDonald, John J., B.A., M.D., Pine Tree; Dal. Univ., 1910; New Glasgow, N. S.

Macdonald, Michael R., M.D., Lismore; Georget. Univ., 1895; Lourdes, N. S.

MacDonald, William Forbes, M.D., C.M., Westville; McGill Univ., 1900; Vancouver, B. C.

Macdonald, Robert J., B.A., M.D., Hopewell; Univ. N. Y., 1894; Wilkie, Sask.

Macdonald, Ronald St. John, M.D., C.M., Bailey’s Brook; McGill Univ., 1903; Montreal. Lecturer on hygiene at McGill University, Montreal.

MacDonald, Peter, M.D., C.M., L.C.P., Pictou; Hamilton, Ont. Parents from Inverness, Scot., settled in Pictou Co., 1830, and moved to Huron Co., Ont., 1846; born in Pictou 1835; educated in Trinity Univ., Toronto, graduating 1872; married Miss Margaret Ross in 1865; successfully practiced his profession at Wigham, Ont. Entered politics 1887; appointed Postmaster London, Ont., 1909. His daughter, Annie C., is National Sec’y for Y. W. C. A., Japan. A man of broad views and high personal character.

McDonald, Clifford, M.D., Pictou; Cerra Del Pasco, South America.

McDonald, Daniel R., M.D., C.M., Saltsprings; Dal. Univ., 1905; Athabasca Landing, Alta.

McDonald, Henry K., M.D., C.M., Lyon’s Brook; McGill Univ., 1896; Halifax, N. S.

McDonald, John C., M.D., C.M., Pictou; Dal. Univ., 1895; Edmonton, Alta.

McDougall, John G., M.D., C.M., Blue Mountain; McGill Univ., 1897; Amherst, N. S.

McGillivray, Alexander D., M.C., Springville; deceased. Graduating in medicine he took up his residence in Sydney, C. B., where for 40 years, he was one of its best known and most progressive citizens. He was one of the first elders elected by the Falmouth Street congregation. He died in 1907 in the 66th year of his age.

McGillivray, Donald, M.D., McLennan’s Brook; deceased. Son of Rev. Dr. McGillivray, born 1842, educated Edinburgh Univ., Began practice in New Glasgow in 1864. Died at Thorburn, May 1, 1890.

McGregor, Andrew, M.D., McLennan’s Brook; deceased. Dr. McGregor died in 1889, aged 31 years. Son Dan McGregor, McLellan’s Brook, practiced medicine in Providence, R. I., for a few years.

McIntosh, Cyrus R., B.Sc., M.D., Sunny Brae; Manitoba, Med. Col., 1908; Lauder, Man.

McIntosh, Daniel, M.D., Springville; Harvard Univ., 1871, L.R.C.P., Edinburgh, 1873; Pugwash, N. S.

McIntosh, Daniel, M.D., Hopewell; Harvard Univ.; Died in Seattle in 1888.

McIntosh, John, M.D., Springville; Jefferson Med. Col. Phila., 1866. He died at Whycocomagh, C. B., November, 1882, in the 66th year of his age, where he practiced for many years. For 10 years he was an elder in the Presbyterian church. He carried much of the spirit of his Master into his visits among the sick and the poor.

McIntosh, James W., M.D., C.M., Sunny Brae; Jefferson Med., Col., Phila.; died in 1907. Dr. McIntosh was a demonstrator in surgery at the college when he died. He was in his thirty-seventh year.

MacKay, Hector H., M.D., C.M., Plainfield; McGill Univ., 1890; New Glasgow.

MacKay, J. Melville, M.D., River John; McGill Univ., 1886; died in Spring Hill, N. S. Dr. MacKay was the son of Rev. H. B. MacKay, River John, and achieved success as a medical practitioner. He died in 1897 at the early age of 36 years.

MacKay-McKenzie Katherine Joanna, Plainfield; Dal. Univ., 1895; Coquitlam, B. C.

MacKay, William A., M. D., New Glasgow; Bellevue Hosp. Med. Col., 1905; Thorburn, N. S.

McKay, Alexander, M.D., West River; deceased. MCKAY, ALEXANDER P., M.D., Barney’s River; Jefferson Med. Col., Phila., 1881; Catalina, Nfd.

McKay, Daniel A., M.D., C.M., Welsford; Dal. Univ., 1908; Hamiota, Man.

McKay, Daniel McG., M.D., Lorne; Jefferson Med. Col., 1896; Vancouver. B.C.

McKay, George F., Pictou; N. Y. Med. Univ., 1894; North Sydney, C. B.

McKay-Buchanan, Mary B., B.A., M.D., Riverton; Ladies’ Med. Col., Toronto; Amkhut, Central India.

McKay, William, M.D., C.M., Scotsburn; Dal. Univ., 1903; Vonda, Sask.

MacKenzie, David H., Scotsburn; Univ., N.Y., 1889; Millbrook, N. Y.

MacKenzie, Luther B., M. D., West River; Bellevue Med. Hosp. Col., 1904; New York City.

MacKenzie, Kenneth A., M.D., C.M., Cariboo; Dal. Univ., 1903; Halifax, N. S.

MacKenzie, Thomas H., M.D., Churchville; Harvard Univ., 1871; Trenton, N. J.

MacKenzie, William P., M.D., Churchville; Univ., Mich., 1870; Chester, Ill.

MacKenzie, John J., M.D., C.M., Pictou; Dal. Univ., 1902; Pictou.

MacKenzie, Jemima, M.D., C.M., Cariboo; Dal. Univ., 1904; Cawnpore, India.

Mackenzie-Smith, Mary, M.D., C.M., Cariboo; Dal. Univ., 1905; Verschoyle, Ont.

McKenzie, George I., M.D., Durham. Graduated from Jefferson Medical College 1866, practiced in Maitland, N. S., from 1866-1871, removed to Pictou in 1871 where he remained until his death in 1905. He was prominent in church and state, as well as skillful in his profession. His son J. J. McKenzie takes his practice. A daughter is teacher in Trinidad mission schools.

McKenzie, J. W., M.D., River John; Med. Col., Ind., 1900; Indianapolis, Ind.

Mackinnon, Albert H., M.D., C.M., Pictou Landing; Dal., Univ., 1913; Upper Musquodoboit, N. S.

McKinnon, John, M.D., Bailey’s Brook; deceased.

MacLean, Duncan, M. D., Springville; Harvard University, 1860. He practiced medicine in Shubenacadie, N. S., for nearly forty years. He was a devoted and self sacrificing physician and well known as a public spirited citizen. He married Margaret, daughter of Richard McHeffey. The eldest son, Dr. Edwin D. Maclean is located at Truro, N. S. Brother of Rev. James Maclean, D.D.

McLean, David, M.D., Green Hill; deceased.

Maclean, Emmeline, M.D., Green Hill; New York City. MCLEAN, JOHN, M.D., Scotsburn; Spokane, Wash.

McLean, John J., M.D., Saltsprings; Halifax Med Col., 1860; Jersey City, N. J.

MacLellan, Edward K., M.D., C.M., Pictou; Dal. Univ., 1909; Halifax. Proprietor, Halifax Hospital for Women. Son W. E. Maclellan, Post Office Inspector, Halifax.

MacLellan, Robert G., M.D., C.M., Pictou; Dal. Univ., 1909; Lunenburg, N. S. Son Principal Maclellan, Pictou.

McLeod, David, M.D., Scotsburn. Practiced medicine in Chicago and died there.

McLeod, William A., M.D., C.M., Lansdowne; Dal. Univ., 1907; Hopewell, N. S.

McMillan, Finlay, M.D., C.M., Churchville; Dal. Univ. 1872; Sheet Harbor, N. S.

McMillan, Peter H., M.D., Churchville; deceased. Practiced at Ava, Ill.

Nichol, Angus, M. D., Pictou; Hamburg, Ont.

Norrie, William, M.D., Lime Rock. Died at River John, aged 60. The deceased was well and favourably known. Skill in his profession, his sympathy and benevolence endeared him to many.

Olding-Hebb, Clara Mary, M.D., C.M., Pine Tree; Dal. Univ., 1896; St. John, N. B.

Oliver, C. W., Westville. Student McGill Univ.; died in 1904.

Park, John E., M.D., Thorburn; McGill Univ., 1910; New Glasgow, N. S.

Patton, John W. T., M.D., C.M., Barney’s River; McGill Univ., 1900; Truro, N. S.

Paterson, Edward Mortimer, M.D., Barney’s River; Harvard Univ., 1871; Oakland, Cal. Dr. Paterson was a professor of physiology in the Medical College at San Francisco. His son, Dr. Frank H., is practicing in San Francisco.

Perrin, Albert M., M.D., River John; Univ. N. Y., 1873; Yarmouth, N. S.

Primrose, Alexander, M.D., M.B., C.M., Pictou; Univ. Edinburgh, Scotland; 1886; Toronto. Son of late Howard Primrose, Pictou, and Oliva, daughter of late Hon. Alexander Campbell, Tatamagouche, N. S., studied for his profession in Edinburgh University and Middlesex Hospital, London. Appointed professor of Anatomy, Toronto Medical College, 1895, resigned in 1907, now devotes himself exclusively to surgery. Author, “The Anatomy of the Orang-Outang”, “The American Practice of Surgery”.

Primrose, Alexander J., M.D., Pictou; Col. Phys. & Surg., N. Y., 1885; New York City.

Proudfoot, James A., M.D., C.M., Saltsprings; Dal. Univ., 1905; Inverness, C. B.

Robertson, Thomas, M.D., Churchville; Wash. Univ., St. Louis, 1887; Churchville, Ill.

Ross, Albert, M.D., Blue Mountain. Graduated McGill Univ., 1914.

Ross, Hugh, M.D., C.M., Telford; McGill Univ., 1894; Hazel Hill, N. S.

Ross, James D., M.D., Pictou; Harvard Univ., 1861; Edinburgh Univ., 1865. Only son of late Principal Ross, was in active medical practice forty-seven years. Died March 31, 1911, aged 71 years.

Roy, John J., M.D., C.M., Westville; McGill Univ., 1897; Sydney, C. B.

Rudolph, Robert Dawson, M.D., F.R.G.S., Pictou; Edinburgh and London Univ.; Toronto. Son William N., and Catherine (Dawson) Rudolf, born in Pictou, 1865, practiced 5 years in Bengal, India, associate professor of Medicine, Toronto, Univ. Author numerous scientific articles.

Scott, William J., M.D., New Glasgow; McGill Univ.; Montreal. Dr. Scott for five years was a medical missionary to China. Son of Rev. E. Scott D.D., Montreal.

Smith, John P., M.D., Merigomish; Harvard Univ., 1869; deceased. Dr. Smith was born in 1838, practiced for twenty years at Lower Barney’s River and for seven years in New Glasgow. He then removed to Green’s Pond, Nfd., where he remained another seven years. He died at Tilt Cove Nfd., Sept. 2, 1904, aged 66 years.

Smith, Cecil V., M.D., Lower Barney’s River; Balt. Med. Col., 1906; Twillingate, Nfd.

Smith, Leonard H., M.D., Lower Barney’s River; Bait. Med. Col.; deceased. Dr. Smith died at Hearts Content, Nfd., 1899, where he practiced for three years.

Smith, V. Owen, M.D., Lower Barney’s River; Balt. Med. Col., 1895; Fogo, Nfd. Drs. Leonard H., Cecil V., and Owen V. Smith were sons of late Dr. John P. Smith.

Smith, Henry Thomas, M.D., Merigomish; McGill Univ., 1891; North Sydney, C. B.

Smith, James J., M.D., Barney’s River; Balt. Univ., 1897; Norris Arm, Nfd.

Smith, Sandy Simon, M.D .,Merigomish; Balt. Med. Col., 1890; Brookville, Nfd.

Stramberg, Charles W., M.D., C.M., River John; Dal. Univ., 1910; Trenton, N. S.

Sutherland, George R., M.D., C.M., Hudson; McGill Univ., 1897; Leduc, Alta.

Sutherland, James A., M.D., C.M., River John; McGill Univ., 1896; Vancouver, B. C.

Sutherland, Murdo, M.D., Saltsprings; Harvard Univ., 1871; Westville, N. S.

Sutherland, Robert H., M.D., C.M., River John; McGill Univ., 1907; Spring Hill, N. S.

Sutherland, Neil, M.D., Saltsprings, Harvard Univ., 1868; Strathcona, Alta.

Sutherland, Roderick, M.D., River John; deceased.

Thomson, Charles A., M.D., Durham; Univ. Berlin and Chicago, 1914; Chicago, Ill. Son late Rev. Jas. Thomson, Durham.

Thompson, George H., M.D., C.M., New Glasgow; McGill Univ., 1899; North Adams, Mass.

Williamson, Daniel W., M.D., C.M., West Br. River John; Dal. Univ., 1896; Yarmouth, N. S.

Young, A. McGillivray, M.D., Millsville; McGill Univ., 1906; Winnipeg, Man.

Young, Robert M., M.D., C.M., Millsville; Queen’s Univ., 1901; Millsville, N. S.

Dentists

Burns, Wm. F. D.D.S., Sydney, C. B.

Dunbar, Harry G. D.D.S., New Glasgow, N. S.

Grant, John C. D.D.S., Glace Bay, C. B.

Langille, M. K. D.D.S., Truro, N. S.

Meikle, David P.

Matheson, Henry deceased.



MLA Source Citation:

MacPhie, John Peter. Pictonians at home and abroad; sketches of professional men and women of Pictou County its history and institutions. Boston: Pinkham Press. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 11 December 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/canada/physicians-of-pictou-county-nova-scotia.htm - Last updated on Aug 1st, 2013


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A severe storm has blown out power in San Francisco which has resulted in many of our manuscripts going offline. A few hours of downtime is expected as it will take time for the power to be restored!

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