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1851 Newburgh Canada Directory

A Village situated on the Napanee River, in the Township of Camden and County of Addington, C. W.-distant from Kingston, 23 miles-usual stage fare, 3s. 9d.-going and returning the same day, 5s.-distant from Napanee, 61 miles. Population about 700. In the following Directory the names which appear in CAPITALS are those of subscribers to the work. CATON, ALLAN, chemist and druggit patent medicines, paints and dye stuffs in every variety, also school and miscellaneous books, &c. Newcastle HOOPER, A. & D., general store, saw and grist mills dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, &c. MACEGAN, FLORENCE, dealer in dry goods, groceries, hardware, crockery, drugs, &c. Non Members Armstrong, Thomas, axe factory. Aylsworth, Dr. J. B. Black, John, tannery. Brown, William, carpenter and builder, Burdett, D. and A., tannery. Clair, Dr. Joseph. Clarke, R. T., brickyard. Creighton, John, blacksmith. Davy, James, shoemaker, Deroche, Pascal, tailor, Detlor, William, shoemaker. Ekens, George, cabinetmaker and turner. Finkle, Henry, carriagemaker. Fullarton, Joseph, cabinetmaker. Hookaway, William, carriagemaker. Hooper, A. T. G., postmaster. Hope, R. F., Camden house. Howell, William, carpenter and builder. Irons, William, shoemaker. Jones, Edward, carpenter and builder. Madden, George, grist and saw mills. Madden, Sylvester, carding and fulling mills. McConnell, Ezekiel, tailor. Miller, C. H., saw mill. Papin, Daniel, tailor. Percy, John, blacksmith. Pomeroy, John, saw mill. Pringle, David Y., saw mill. Reynolds, Rev, Joseph, Wesleyan. Roblin, O. S., saddler. Rook, John, tinsmith. Scott, Rev. Thomas, Free Church. Spencer, Homer, saddler. Stephenson & Ham, general store. Stickney, D. B., iron...

Biography of Hugh Beverly Roney

HUGH BEVERLY RONEY, M. D., a progressive and successful physician of Pittsfield, whose preparations for his profession were made in leading educational institutions and whose success well appraises his ability, is interested in local and general progress, and in his profession he has attained an enviable position. He is a son of Gifford and Victoria (Lott) Roney, the father now deceased, the mother a resident of Pittsfield. Hugh Beverly Roney was born at Colborne, Canada, January 20, 1886. He received his early education in the public schools of his birthplace and spent two years in the high schools of Newburgh, Canada, after which he entered upon a preparatory course in the Centenary Seminary at Hackettstown, Canada. His choice of a profession made, he entered Hahnemann Medical College of Philadelphia where he graduated in the class of 1909 with the degree of Doctor of Medicine. He gained his institutional experience in the Cumberland Street Hospital, of Brooklyn, New York, where he was house physician for eighteen months, Dr. Roney coming to Pittsfield directly from that institution, and in November of 1910, he established himself in the general practice of his profession. In this line Dr. Roney has achieved a noteworthy position in professional circles in Western Massachusetts and in his present prominence he bears a definite influence for general as well as local progress. During the World War he served as a member of the Volunteer Medical Service Corps of the United States Army but was not sent overseas. He is a member of the American Medical Association; the Massachusetts Medical Society; and the Berkshire County Medical Society. Fraternally he...

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