|Birth: ||Sep. 18, 1870|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 1945|
Medical Pioneer. A surgeon and urologist, he taught at Johns Hopkins University from 1895. He devised many surgical instruments, including the "boomerang needle" for sewing deep incisions. With his associates he discovered mercurochrome, an antiseptic.
His parents were William Hugh Young and Frances Michie Kemper.
Bessie Colston Young (1879 - 1928)*
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Druid Ridge Cemetery
Plot: Annandale Section, Lot 505, Grave 9
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 27, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 18121
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